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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:
27°C (81°F)

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...