Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pena Blanca, Honduras
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pena Blanca...
Pena Blanca is a coastal city in Honduras.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 3552 people.
The water temperature around Pena Blanca is close to steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.1°C (79°F) in February up to 29.7°C (85.4°F) in the month of June, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Pena Blanca 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 Pena Blanca?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Pena Blanca is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Pena Blanca. The closest decent spot is Punta Mango, which is 164.3km (102.1miles) away from Pena Blanca. Click here
for directions and for more information on Punta Mango and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing La Bocana
, which is 167km (103.7miles) away from Pena Blanca. Another fun surfspot is La Bocana
, located approximately 167km (103.7miles) from Pena Blanca.
Are there nice beaches located close to Pena Blanca?
No, there are not many beaches close to Pena Blanca. The closest decent beach is Laughing Bird Caye
, which is 63.6km (39.5miles) away from Pena Blanca. Another nice beach near Pena Blanca is Maya Beach
, approximately 77.6km (48.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Pena Blanca?
The average water temperature around Pena Blanca is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Pena Blanca. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Pena Blanca can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Pena Blanca?
Diving and fishing conditions are very similar year round. The waters around Pena Blanca are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Pena Blanca: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Pena Blanca...
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