Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Periya, India
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Periya...
Periya is a coastal city in India.
It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 12659 people.
The water temperature around Periya has average variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.2°C (77.3°F) in September up to 31.9°C (89.4°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Periya 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 Periya?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Periya is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Periya. The next good one is Kovalam, which is almost 250.8km (155.8miles) away from Periya. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Kovalam and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Bennys
, which is ca 490.6km (304.7miles) away from Periya. Another good surfspot is Bennys
, located roughly 490.6km (304.7miles) from Periya.
Are there beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches close to Periya. The next good one is Muzhappilangad Beach
, which is only 26.4km (16.4miles) away from Periya. Another nice beach near Periya is Muzhappilangad beach
, which is approximately 26.4km (16.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Periya?
The sea temperature around Periya is extremely warm, reaching up to 32°C (89°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Periya. However, during August, September, and October, sea temperatures come down to approximately 25°C (77°F). During this time, a rashguard or light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a rashguard or thin wetsuit top.
How is the diving and fishing close to Periya?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F) during August, September, and October. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during April, May, and June when temperatures go up to 27 to 32°C (80-89°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Periya: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Periya...
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