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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Papua Plain

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Papua Plain...

Papua Plain is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Papua Plain varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 25.2°C (77.4°F) in August up to 29.3°C (84.8°F) in the month of December, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Papua Plain 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 Papua Plain?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters near Papua Plain is about:
26°C (79°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Papua Plain. A spot, which is not too far away, is Farnborough, which is almost 623.8km (387.5miles) away from Papua Plain. Click here for directions and for more information on Farnborough and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out The Springs, which is 707.6km (439.5miles) away from Papua Plain. Another good surfspot is The Springs, located approximately 707.6km (439.5miles) from Papua Plain.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Papua Plain. A beach, which is not too far away, is Holtekamp Beach, which is more than 1079.4km (670.4miles) away from Papua Plain. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Hamadi Beach, which is approximately 1085.5km (674.2miles) away from Papua Plain.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Papua Plain?

The average water temperature at Papua Plain is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Papua Plain. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Papua Plain can be remarkably strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Papua Plain?

Diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Papua Plain: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Papua Plain...

Do you know what the Rodskar Lighthouse , Urrugne in France, and the city Wellfleet in United States have in common with Papua Plain? Click on the links to find out...