Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Otra Banda, Dominican Republic
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Otra Banda...
Otra Banda is a coastal city in the Dominican Republic.
It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 6071 people.
The water temperature around Otra Banda has slight variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25°C (76.9°F) in January up to 29.1°C (84.3°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Otra Banda 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 Otra Banda?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Otra Banda is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Otra Banda. A spot that might be worth checking out is Macao, which is about 11.9km (40.5miles) away from Otra Banda. Click here
for more information on Macao and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Otra Banda are La Boya
, which is approximately 65.3km (40.5miles) away, and El Coson
, located roughly 75.6km (47miles) from Otra Banda.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Otra Banda. One beach, which is not too far away, is Brava Beach
, which is only 65.9km (40.9miles) away from Otra Banda. Another beautiful beach near Otra Banda is Domes Beach
, ca 93.5km (58miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Otra Banda?
The average water temperature around Otra Banda is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Otra Banda. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Otra Banda can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Otra Banda?
Diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters around Otra Banda are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Otra Banda: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Otra Banda...
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