Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pico Truncado, Argentina
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pico Truncado...
Pico Truncado is a coastal city in Argentina.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 14985 people.
The water temperature around Pico Truncado varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.8°C (44.2°F) in August up to 16°C (60.8°F) in the month of January, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Pico Truncado 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 near Pico Truncado?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Pico Truncado is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Pico Truncado. A good spot nearby is Rada Tilly, which is 62.9km (39.1miles) away from Pico Truncado. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Rada Tilly and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Carelmapu
, which is ca 459.2km (285.2miles) away from Pico Truncado. Another surfspot is Carelmapu
, located ca 459.2km (285.2miles) from Pico Truncado.
Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Pico Truncado?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Pico Truncado. A good beach nearby is Rada Tilly
, which is more than 63.2km (39.3miles) away from Pico Truncado. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Playa Union
, ca 281.3km (174.7miles) away from Pico Truncado.
What wetsuit is needed for Pico Truncado?
The water temperature around Pico Truncado is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late summer, temperatures drop down to 7°C (44°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Pico Truncado?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during summer. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during December, January, and February when water temperatures range from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Pico Truncado: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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