Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Paitan, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Paitan...
Paitan is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a comparatively little city close to the water with a population of 3294 people.
The water temperature around Paitan is close to constant year round.
The temperature ranges from 27.9°C (82.2°F) in March up to 29.7°C (85.5°F) in the month of June, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Paitan 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 Paitan?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Paitan is about:
Are there surf spots near Paitan?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Paitan. A good spot nearby is Tandag, which is almost 189.4km (117.7miles) away from Paitan. Click here
for more information on Tandag and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Daku Island
, which is ca 230.8km (143.3miles) away from Paitan. Another fun surfspot is Daku Island
, located 230.8km (143.3miles) from Paitan.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Paitan. A good beach nearby is Magsaysay
, which is only 22.6km (14.1miles) away from Paitan. Another beach near Paitan is South Cotabato
, 23.4km (14.5miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Paitan?
The average water temperature around Paitan is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little changes during 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 Paitan. Nevertheless, 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 Paitan can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Paitan?
Diving and fishing conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters around Paitan are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Paitan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Paitan...
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in United Kingdom, the city Bularit
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