Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Purranque, Chile
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Purranque...
Purranque is a coastal city in Chile.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 13619 people.
The water temperature around Purranque changes slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 10.6°C (51.1°F) in September up to 15°C (59°F) in the month of December, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Purranque 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 Purranque?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Purranque is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Purranque. A spot, which is not too far away, is Carelmapu, which is more than 64.2km (39.9miles) away from Purranque. Click here
for more information on Carelmapu and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Cabo Raso
, which is approximately 457.2km (284miles) away from Purranque. Another surfspot is Cabo Raso
, located 457.2km (284miles) from Purranque.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are in close proximity to Purranque. The next good one is Las Grutas
, which is almost 422.2km (262.2miles) away from Purranque. If you have some extra time, you can also try Puerto Madryn
, 431.8km (268.2miles) away from Purranque.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Purranque?
The average sea temperature around Purranque is not very warm, around 13°C (55°F), with only little variations during the year. That is why a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Purranque. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are August, September, and October. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the summer, especially in the months of November, December, and January.
How is the diving and fishing close to Purranque?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters are always cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (50-59°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Purranque: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Purranque...
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in New Zealand, the city Taman
in Russia, and the city Jubek
in Germany have in common with Purranque? Click on the links to find out...