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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ponta negra, Brazil

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ponta negra...

Ponta negra is a surf spot in Brazil. The water temperature around Ponta negra is constant during the year. The temperature ranges from 25.7°C (78.3°F) in August up to 28°C (82.4°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Ponta negra 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 Ponta negra?

The current water temperature in the month of January at Ponta negra is approximately:
27°C (81°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Ponta negra. The next good one is Cacimbinhas, which is 23.8km (14.8miles) away from Ponta negra. Click here for more information on Cacimbinhas and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Ponta negra is Madeiro, which is approximately 24.7km (15.3miles) away.

Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Ponta negra?

Yes, there are other nice beaches in close proximity to Ponta negra. The nearest one is Ponta Negra Natal, which is 0.4km (0.3miles) away from Ponta negra. Another beautiful beach near Ponta negra is Natal, which is roughly 7.2km (4.5miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Ponta negra?

The average water temperature at Ponta negra is very warm, around 27°C (81°F), with very little changes during the year. This is why a wetsuit is often not required for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Ponta negra, especially during the day and not windy conditions. Nevertheless, it can get a little bit chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. You might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit, jumpsuit or at least a rashguard to be prepared. The coldest months are July, August, and September. You should be fine without a wetsuit in the summer, particularly during January, February, and March. However, it is recommended to carry UVA/UVB protection, as the sun radiation at Ponta negra is very intense year round.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Ponta negra?

Fishing and diving conditions are very similar during the year. The waters at Ponta negra are always very warm, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (73-82°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Ponta negra: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Ponta negra...

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