Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Rio Chiquito, Honduras
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Rio Chiquito...
Rio Chiquito is a coastal city in Honduras.
It is a fairly dense town close to the water with a population of 1405 people.
The water temperature around Rio Chiquito has low variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.1°C (79°F) in February up to 29.7°C (85.4°F) in the month of June, 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 summer, since Rio Chiquito 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 Chiquito?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Rio Chiquito is ca:
Are there surf spots located close to Rio Chiquito?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Rio Chiquito. A spot, which is not too far away, is Punta Roca La Libertad, which is almost 165.5km (102.8miles) away from Rio Chiquito. Click here
for directions and for more information on Punta Roca La Libertad and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Zunzal
, which is ca 166.6km (103.5miles) away from Rio Chiquito. Another good surfspot is Zunzal
, located 166.6km (103.5miles) from Rio Chiquito.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to Rio Chiquito. One beach, which is not too far away, is Laughing Bird Caye
, which is only 56.1km (34.8miles) away from Rio Chiquito. Another good beach near Rio Chiquito is Maya Beach
, 68.4km (42.5miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Rio Chiquito?
The average sea temperature around Rio Chiquito is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Rio Chiquito. Nevertheless, 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 Rio Chiquito can be particularly strong.
How is the diving and fishing close to Rio Chiquito?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Rio Chiquito: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Rio Chiquito...
Do you know what the the city Travesio
in Italy, the geo Brazza Seamounts
, and the city Pieve di Coriano
in Italy have in common with Rio Chiquito? Click on the links to find out...