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 coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 4647 people.
The water temperature around Rapu-Rapu is almost steady throughout 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 near Rapu-Rapu?
The current water temperature in the month of November near Rapu-Rapu is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity 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 39.4km (24.5miles) away from Rapu-Rapu. Click here
to check out more information on Pururan Bay and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Calicoan Island
, which is roughly 193.2km (120miles) away from Rapu-Rapu. Another good surfspot is Calicoan Island
, located 193.2km (120miles) from Rapu-Rapu.
Are there sandy beaches near Rapu-Rapu?
There are some nice beaches in close proximity to Rapu-Rapu. The nearest one is Rapu-Rapu
, which is only 6.8km (4.2miles) away from Rapu-Rapu. Another nice beach near Rapu-Rapu is Paguriran Island
, which is ca 8km (5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Rapu-Rapu?
The average sea temperature around Rapu-Rapu is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with very little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Rapu-Rapu. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Rapu-Rapu can be remarkably strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Rapu-Rapu?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar during the year. The waters around Rapu-Rapu are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Rapu-Rapu: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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