Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Royal Captain Shoal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Royal Captain Shoal...
Royal Captain Shoal is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Royal Captain Shoal is constant throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.1°C (80.8°F) in February up to 30.6°C (87°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Royal Captain Shoal 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 Royal Captain Shoal?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters close to Royal Captain Shoal is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Royal Captain Shoal. A spot, which is not too far away, is Pundakit, which is more than 464.9km (288.7miles) away from Royal Captain Shoal. Click here
for more information on Pundakit and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing High 5 Lahar
, which is approximately 473.3km (294miles) away from Royal Captain Shoal. Another surfspot is High 5 Lahar
, located approximately 473.3km (294miles) from Royal Captain Shoal.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are near to Royal Captain Shoal. One that might be worth checking out is Nagtabon Beach
, which is more than 148.3km (92.1miles) away from Royal Captain Shoal. If you have some extra time, you can also try Palawan
, approximately 151.5km (94.1miles) away from Royal Captain Shoal.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Royal Captain Shoal?
The average water temperature at Royal Captain Shoal is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with no significant changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Royal Captain Shoal. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Royal Captain Shoal can be very intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Royal Captain Shoal?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 26 and 31°C (78-87°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Royal Captain Shoal: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Royal Captain Shoal...
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