Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Periscopes, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Periscopes...
Periscopes is a surf spot in Indonesia.
The water temperature around Periscopes changes moderately during the year.
The temperature ranges from 26°C (78.8°F) in June up to 30.2°C (86.3°F) in the month of December, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Periscopes is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature at Periscopes?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Periscopes is about:
Are there any other surf spots near Periscopes?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Periscopes. The nearest one is Periscope Point, which is just 1.1km (0.7miles) away from Periscopes. Click here
for more information on Periscope Point and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Periscopes is Lakey Peak
, which is roughly 3.3km (2.1miles) away.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Periscopes. The next good one is Sumbawa
, which is 30.4km (18.9miles) away from Periscopes. Another beach near Periscopes is Komodo Island
, approximately 75.4km (46.9miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Periscopes?
The average water temperature at Periscopes is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with no significant variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Periscopes. However, 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 Periscopes can be very intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Periscopes?
Diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters at Periscopes are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Periscopes: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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