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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Riipua, Indonesia

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Riipua...

Riipua is a coastal city in Indonesia. The water temperature around Riipua changes moderately year round. The temperature ranges from 26.1°C (79°F) in June up to 30.4°C (86.7°F) in the month of December, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Riipua 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 Riipua?

The current water temperature in the month of December near Riipua is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots close to Riipua?

Not too many surf spots are located close to Riipua. The closest decent spot is Roti Island, which is almost 158.5km (98.4miles) away from Riipua. Click here to check out more information on Roti Island and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Lakey Peak, which is ca 253.5km (157.5miles) away from Riipua. Another fun surfspot is Lakey Peak, located ca 253.5km (157.5miles) from Riipua.

Are there beaches close to Riipua?

No, not too many beaches are located in proximity to Riipua. The next good beach is Flores, which is more than 69.3km (43miles) away from Riipua. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Lasiana Beach, which is ca 145.4km (90.3miles) away from Riipua.

What wetsuit do I need for Riipua?

The average water temperature around Riipua is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with very little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Riipua. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Riipua can be particularly strong.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Riipua?

Fishing and diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters around Riipua are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (78-87°F). The following fish can often be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Riipua: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Riipua...

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