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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Oteapan, Mexico

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Oteapan...

Oteapan is a coastal city in Mexico. It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 12378 people. The water temperature around Oteapan changes moderately throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 23.7°C (74.6°F) in March up to 28.7°C (83.6°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Oteapan is located in the northern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near Oteapan?

The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters near Oteapan is about:
28°C (83°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Oteapan. A good spot nearby is Camaronera, which is more than 95.1km (59.1miles) away from Oteapan. Click here for more information on Camaronera and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Destapador, which is approximately 123km (76.4miles) away from Oteapan. Another good surfspot is Destapador, located approximately 123km (76.4miles) from Oteapan.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, not many beaches are in proximity to Oteapan. The next good one is Huatulco, which is more than 182.5km (113.3miles) away from Oteapan. If you have some extra time, you can also try Puerto Escondido, which is approximately 217.5km (135.1miles) away from Oteapan.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Oteapan?

The average water temperature around Oteapan is extremely warm, around 26°C (80°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Oteapan. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Oteapan can be very strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Oteapan?

Diving and fishing conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Oteapan: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Oteapan...

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