Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pangkalan, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pangkalan...
Pangkalan is a coastal city in Indonesia.
The water temperature around Pangkalan has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 26.9°C (80.4°F) in February up to 29.6°C (85.3°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Pangkalan 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 Pangkalan?
The current water temperature in the month of October near Pangkalan is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Pangkalan?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Pangkalan. A good spot nearby is Pacitan, which is more than 113.9km (70.8miles) away from Pangkalan. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Pacitan and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Tiger Tracks
, which is 242.9km (150.9miles) away from Pangkalan. Another good surfspot is Tiger Tracks
, located approximately 242.9km (150.9miles) from Pangkalan.
Are there beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are in close proximity to Pangkalan. The next good one is Klayar Beach
, which is 116.4km (72.3miles) away from Pangkalan. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Wediombo Beach
, which is approximately 120.2km (74.7miles) away from Pangkalan.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Pangkalan?
The average sea temperature around Pangkalan is extremely warm, around 29°C (83°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Pangkalan. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Pangkalan can be remarkably strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Pangkalan?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Pangkalan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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