Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Rio Blanco, Guatemala
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Rio Blanco...
Rio Blanco is a coastal city in Guatemala.
It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 829 people.
The water temperature around Rio Blanco has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 27.5°C (81.5°F) in February up to 30.4°C (86.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Rio Blanco 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 Rio Blanco?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters near Rio Blanco is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Rio Blanco. A spot, which is not too far away, is Champerico, which is about 53.5km (33.7miles) away from Rio Blanco. Click here
to check out more information on Champerico and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Rio Blanco are Puerto Madero
, which is 54.2km (33.7miles) away, and Zipacate
, located approximately 84.8km (52.7miles) from Rio Blanco.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Rio Blanco. A beach, which is not too far away, is Monterrico
, which is 112.7km (70miles) away from Rio Blanco. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Maya Beach
, roughly 246.1km (152.9miles) away from Rio Blanco.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Rio Blanco?
The average water temperature around Rio Blanco is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Rio Blanco. 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 around Rio Blanco can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Rio Blanco?
Diving and fishing conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters around Rio Blanco are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (78-87°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Rio Blanco: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Rio Blanco...
Do you know what the the city Klatakan
in Indonesia, the geo San Gabriel Canyon
, and the city Oughterard
in Ireland have in common with Rio Blanco? Click on the links to find out...