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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pasikudah, Sri Lanka

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

Pasikudah is a beach in Sri Lanka. The water temperature around Pasikudah has low variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 26.9°C (80.4°F) in February up to 30.2°C (86.4°F) in the month of April, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Pasikudah 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 at Pasikudah?

The current water temperature in the month of July at Pasikudah is ca:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to Pasikudah?

There are not many surf spots close to Pasikudah. A good spot nearby is Pottuvil Point, which is 74.9km (47.9miles) away from Pasikudah. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Pottuvil Point and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Pasikudah are Arugam Bay, which is ca 77.1km (47.9miles) away, and Elephant rock, located 78.9km (49miles) from Pasikudah.

Are there any other sandy beaches close by?

There are several other beautiful beaches in close proximity to Pasikudah. The closest one is Pasikudah and Kalkudah, which is just 0km (0miles) away from Pasikudah. Another good beach near Pasikudah is Kalkudah, which is approximately 0.8km (0.5miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Pasikudah?

The average sea temperature at Pasikudah is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with no significant changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Pasikudah. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Pasikudah can be very strong.

How is the diving and fishing close to Pasikudah?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Pasikudah: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Pasikudah...

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