Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Rapu-Rapu, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Rapu-Rapu...
Rapu-Rapu is a beach in the Philippines.
The water temperature around Rapu-Rapu has low variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.8°C (80.2°F) in January up to 29.2°C (84.6°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Rapu-Rapu 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 at Rapu-Rapu?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Rapu-Rapu is ca:
Are there surf spots located close to Rapu-Rapu?
Not many surf spots are located close to Rapu-Rapu. A spot, which is not too far away, is Pururan Bay, which is almost 39.3km (24.4miles) away from Rapu-Rapu. Click here
for directions and for more information on Pururan Bay and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Calicoan Island
, which is roughly 199.6km (124miles) away from Rapu-Rapu. Another surfspot is Calicoan Island
, located approximately 199.6km (124miles) from Rapu-Rapu.
Are there any other sandy beaches near Rapu-Rapu?
There are some beautiful beaches in proximity to Rapu-Rapu. The closest one is Batan Island
, which is just 2.5km (1.5miles) away from Rapu-Rapu. Another beautiful beach near Rapu-Rapu is Guinanayan Island
, which is roughly 6.8km (4.2miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Rapu-Rapu?
The average sea temperature at Rapu-Rapu is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Rapu-Rapu. Nevertheless, 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 at Rapu-Rapu can be remarkably intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to Rapu-Rapu?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar during the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Rapu-Rapu: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Rapu-Rapu...
Do you know what the the city Ban Rangsit
in Thailand, the city Postoh
in Indonesia, and Boxall Reef
have in common with Rapu-Rapu? Click on the links to find out...