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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Otuzco, Peru

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

Otuzco is a coastal city in Peru. It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 10134 people. The water temperature around Otuzco changes moderately year round. The temperature ranges from 16.2°C (61.1°F) in October up to 20.6°C (69.1°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Otuzco is located in the southern hemisphere.

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

What is the current water temperature near Otuzco?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Otuzco is about:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Otuzco. A spot, which is not too far away, is Las Delicias, which is roughly 35.4km (24.3miles) away from Otuzco. Click here for directions and for more information on Las Delicias and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Otuzco are Huanchaco, which is ca 39.1km (24.3miles) away, and Chicama, located 61km (37.9miles) from Otuzco.

Are there beaches close by?

No, not too many beaches are close to Otuzco. The next good one is Huanchaco, which is more than 36.9km (22.9miles) away from Otuzco. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Ancón, roughly 282.1km (175.2miles) away from Otuzco.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Otuzco?

The average water temperature around Otuzco is not very warm, around 18°C (64°F), with very little variations during the year. Hence, a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Otuzco. However, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to carry a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are . You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the fall, particularly in the months of March, April, and May.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Otuzco?

Diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters are always cool, reaching temperatures between 16 and 21°C (60-69°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Otuzco: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Otuzco...

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