Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Penuelas, Puerto Rico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Penuelas...
Penuelas is a coastal city in Puerto Rico.
It is a fairly small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 6847 people.
The water temperature around Penuelas is nearly steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.4°F) in January up to 29.4°C (84.8°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Penuelas 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 Penuelas?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Penuelas is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Penuelas. The closest one is Ballenas, which is 11.3km (12.3miles) away from Penuelas. Click here
to check out more information on Ballenas and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Penuelas are Middles
, which is 19.8km (12.3miles) away, and Hallows
, located approximately 30.9km (19.2miles) from Penuelas.
Are there sandy beaches close to Penuelas?
There are a few other beautiful beaches in close proximity to Penuelas. The nearest one is Guayanilla
, which is only 5.3km (3.3miles) away from Penuelas. Another beach near Penuelas is El Tuque
, which is ca 6.4km (4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Penuelas?
The average sea temperature around Penuelas is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with very little changes 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 Penuelas. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Penuelas can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to Penuelas?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar during the year. The waters around Penuelas are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Penuelas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Penuelas...
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