Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Patillas, Puerto Rico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Patillas...
Patillas is a beach in Puerto Rico.
The water temperature around Patillas has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.7°C (78.2°F) in March up to 28.7°C (83.6°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Patillas 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 Patillas?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Patillas is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Patillas. The closest one is California, which is 3.8km (2.6miles) away from Patillas. Click here
to check out more information on California and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Patillas are Inches
, which is roughly 4.3km (2.6miles) away, and El cocal
, located approximately 11.2km (6.9miles) from Patillas.
Are there any other beaches located close to Patillas?
There are several nice beaches in proximity to Patillas. The nearest one is Punta Guilarte Beach
, which is just 3.3km (2.1miles) away from Patillas. Another nice beach near Patillas is Maunabo
, which is roughly 7.6km (4.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Patillas?
The average sea temperature at Patillas is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with very little changes during 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 at Patillas. 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 at Patillas can be particularly intense.
How is the diving and fishing near Patillas?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar during the year. The waters at Patillas are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Patillas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Patillas...
Do you know what the Researcher Seamount
in China, and the city Naawan
in Philippines have in common with Patillas? Click on the links to find out...