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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Potala Pastillo, Puerto Rico

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Potala Pastillo...

Potala Pastillo is a coastal city in Puerto Rico. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 3819 people. The water temperature around Potala Pastillo is nearly steady during the year. 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 shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Potala Pastillo 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 Potala Pastillo?

The current water temperature in the month of January near Potala Pastillo is approximately:
26°C (78°F)

Are there surf spots near Potala Pastillo?

There are not too many surf spots close to Potala Pastillo. A spot that might be worth checking out is Middles, which is about 17.9km (14.8miles) away from Potala Pastillo. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Middles and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Potala Pastillo are Ballenas, which is roughly 23.8km (14.8miles) away, and Los Tubos, located ca 33.1km (20.6miles) from Potala Pastillo.

Are there nice beaches near by?

Yes, there are several other beaches in proximity to Potala Pastillo. The closest one is Caja de Muertos Beache, which is only 6.8km (4.2miles) away from Potala Pastillo. Another beautiful beach near Potala Pastillo is Ballenas, which is ca 6.9km (4.3miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Potala Pastillo?

The average water temperature around Potala Pastillo is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little changes throughout 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 Potala Pastillo. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Potala Pastillo can be remarkably strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Potala Pastillo?

Diving and fishing conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters 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 Potala Pastillo: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Potala Pastillo...

Do you know what the the city Igcocolo in the Philippines, the city Hartford in the United States, and the city Hanvec in the France have in common with Potala Pastillo? Click on the links to find out...