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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Platagata, Philippines

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Platagata...

Platagata is a coastal city in the Philippines. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 2504 people. The water temperature around Platagata is close to steady during the year. The temperature ranges from 26°C (78.9°F) in February up to 29.4°C (84.9°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Platagata 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 Platagata?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters near Platagata is about:
28°C (83°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Platagata. The next good one is Llorente, which is 162.3km (100.8miles) away from Platagata. Click here for more information on Llorente and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Pururan Bay, which is roughly 184.9km (114.9miles) away from Platagata. Another surfspot is Pururan Bay, located ca 184.9km (114.9miles) from Platagata.

Are there beaches near by?

There are several beaches near to Platagata. The nearest one is Sombreno Island, which is only 3.2km (2miles) away from Platagata. Another beautiful beach near Platagata is Sombrero Island, which is approximately 3.2km (2miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Platagata?

The average sea temperature around Platagata is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Platagata. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Platagata can be very intense.

How is the diving and fishing near Platagata?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very constant year round. The waters around Platagata are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Platagata: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Platagata...

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