Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Palestina de los Altos, Guatemala
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Palestina de los Altos...
Palestina de los Altos is a coastal city in Guatemala.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1691 people.
The water temperature around Palestina de los Altos is nearly constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.5°C (81.5°F) in February up to 30.4°C (86.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Palestina de los Altos 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 Palestina de los Altos?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Palestina de los Altos is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Palestina de los Altos. The closest decent spot is Champerico, which is just 46.6km (31.6miles) away from Palestina de los Altos. Click here
for more information on Champerico and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Palestina de los Altos are Puerto Madero
, which is roughly 50.8km (31.6miles) away, and Zipacate
, located roughly 79.1km (49.1miles) from Palestina de los Altos.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Palestina de los Altos. The closest decent beach is Monterrico
, which is almost 108.9km (67.6miles) away from Palestina de los Altos. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Maya Beach
, 250.3km (155.4miles) away from Palestina de los Altos.
What wetsuit is needed for Palestina de los Altos?
The average water temperature around Palestina de los Altos is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with no significant variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Palestina de los Altos. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Palestina de los Altos can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Palestina de los Altos?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters around Palestina de los Altos are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (78-87°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Palestina de los Altos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Palestina de los Altos...
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