Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pulau Alor, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pulau Alor...
Pulau Alor is an island in Indonesia.
It is part of the Malay Archipelago island group.
The water temperature around Pulau Alor has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.9°C (78.6°F) in July up to 29.3°C (84.8°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Pulau Alor 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 near Pulau Alor?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Pulau Alor is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Pulau Alor. The next good one is Roti Island, which is more than 224km (139.1miles) away from Pulau Alor. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Roti Island and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Lakey Peak
, which is ca 438.5km (272.3miles) away from Pulau Alor. Another good surfspot is Lakey Peak
, located roughly 438.5km (272.3miles) from Pulau Alor.
Are there beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are located close to Pulau Alor. The closest decent one is Lasiana Beach
, which is 147.7km (91.8miles) away from Pulau Alor. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Nirwana Beach
, which is roughly 244.3km (151.7miles) away from Pulau Alor.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Pulau Alor?
The average sea temperature around Pulau Alor is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Pulau Alor. However, 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 Pulau Alor can be particularly strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Pulau Alor?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters are nearly almost 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 Pulau Alor: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Pulau Alor...
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