Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Playa Santa, Puerto Rico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Playa Santa...
Playa Santa is a beach in Puerto Rico.
The water temperature around Playa Santa is almost constant year round.
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 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 Playa Santa 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 at Playa Santa?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Playa Santa is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Playa Santa?
There are not many surf spots close to Playa Santa. The closest decent spot is Ballenas, which is roughly 6.6km (20.7miles) away from Playa Santa. Click here
for more information on Ballenas and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Playa Santa are Sea Beach
, which is 33.3km (20.7miles) away, and Little Malibu
, located 34.3km (21.3miles) from Playa Santa.
Are there any other gorgeous beaches close by?
There are some beautiful beaches near to Playa Santa. The nearest one is Jaboncillo Beach
, which is 3.6km (2.2miles) away from Playa Santa. Another fun beach near Playa Santa is Guánica
, which is 3.6km (2.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Playa Santa?
The average sea temperature at Playa Santa 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. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Playa Santa. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Playa Santa can be remarkably strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Playa Santa?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters at Playa Santa are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Playa Santa: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Playa Santa...
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