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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Salapungan, Philippines

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

Salapungan is a coastal city in the Philippines. It is a comparatively little city close to the water with a population of 5928 people. The water temperature around Salapungan changes slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 24.7°C (76.5°F) in January up to 30°C (85.9°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Salapungan 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 Salapungan?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Salapungan is about:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots near Salapungan?

There are not too many surf spots close to Salapungan. A spot, which is not too far away, is Crystal Beach Break, which is about 58.3km (36.3miles) away from Salapungan. Click here for directions and for more information on Crystal Beach Break and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Salapungan are High 5 Lahar, which is approximately 58.4km (36.3miles) away, and Pundakit, located 59.8km (37.1miles) from Salapungan.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

Yes, there are several other gorgeous beaches in proximity to Salapungan. The closest one is Isla Salangan, which is 3.3km (2.1miles) away from Salapungan. Another fun beach near Salapungan is San Isidro, which is ca 9.4km (5.8miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Salapungan?

The water temperature around Salapungan is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures reach lows of roughly 25°C (76°F). During this season, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Salapungan?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (76-85°F) during December, January, and February. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during spring when temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Salapungan: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Salapungan...

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