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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Paraiso, Dominican Republic

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Paraiso...

Paraiso is a coastal city in the Dominican Republic. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 6490 people. The water temperature around Paraiso is nearly constant throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 26.4°C (79.4°F) in February up to 29°C (84.2°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Paraiso 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 Paraiso?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters around Paraiso is ca:
28°C (82°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not many surf spots are close to Paraiso. The closest decent spot is El chinchorro, which is more than 81.2km (50.5miles) away from Paraiso. Click here to check out more information on El chinchorro and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Sosua, which is approximately 129.7km (80.6miles) away from Paraiso. Another good surfspot is Sosua, located ca 129.7km (80.6miles) from Paraiso.

Are there white sand beaches located close to Paraiso?

Not many beaches are located in proximity to Paraiso. A good beach nearby is Jacmel, which is more than 91.3km (56.7miles) away from Paraiso. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Montrouis, which is ca 120.5km (74.8miles) away from Paraiso.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Paraiso?

The average sea temperature around Paraiso is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with very little variations throughout 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 Paraiso. However, 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 Paraiso can be very strong.

How is the diving and fishing near Paraiso?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Paraiso: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Paraiso...

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