Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Puerto Obaldia, Panama
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Puerto Obaldia...
Puerto Obaldia is a coastal city in Panama.
The water temperature around Puerto Obaldia is almost steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.1°C (80.9°F) in January up to 29.4°C (85°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Puerto Obaldia 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 Puerto Obaldia?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Puerto Obaldia is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Puerto Obaldia?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Puerto Obaldia. The closest decent spot is EL Playon, which is almost 158.8km (98.6miles) away from Puerto Obaldia. Click here
for more information on EL Playon and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Isla mamey
, which is approximately 162.7km (101miles) away from Puerto Obaldia. Another good surfspot is Isla mamey
, located roughly 162.7km (101miles) from Puerto Obaldia.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Puerto Obaldia. A good beach nearby is Taboga
, which is 146.5km (91miles) away from Puerto Obaldia. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Isla Grande
, which is roughly 160.8km (99.9miles) away from Puerto Obaldia.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Puerto Obaldia?
The average water temperature around Puerto Obaldia is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little variations 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 Puerto Obaldia. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Puerto Obaldia can be particularly strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Puerto Obaldia?
Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant year round. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Puerto Obaldia: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Puerto Obaldia...
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