Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Panglao, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Panglao...
Panglao is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 6854 people.
The water temperature around Panglao varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.3°C (79.4°F) in February up to 30.4°C (86.6°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Panglao 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 Panglao?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Panglao is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Panglao. A good spot nearby is G1, which is more than 160.7km (99.8miles) away from Panglao. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on G1 and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Cloud Nine
, which is 165.7km (102.9miles) away from Panglao. Another surfspot is Cloud Nine
, located 165.7km (102.9miles) from Panglao.
Are there beaches near by?
Yes, there are a few beaches close to Panglao. The closest one is Momo Beach
, which is just 1.7km (1miles) away from Panglao. Another fun beach near Panglao is Doljo Beach
, which is 1.7km (1miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Panglao?
The average water temperature around Panglao is extremely warm, around 29°C (83°F), with only little variations 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 Panglao. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Panglao can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Panglao?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (78-87°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Panglao: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Panglao...
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in Australia, the city Civitavecchia
in Italy, and Meiji Guyot
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