Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near San Andres, Colombia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about San Andres...
San Andres is a coastal city in Colombia.
It is a rather medium-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 58257 people.
The water temperature around San Andres is close to steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.1°C (78.9°F) in March up to 28.5°C (83.3°F) in the month of October, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is , since San Andres 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 San Andres?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters around San Andres is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are close to San Andres. The closest decent spot is Isla mamey, which is more than 250km (155.3miles) away from San Andres. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Isla mamey and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out EL Playon
, which is ca 252.4km (156.8miles) away from San Andres. Another surfspot is EL Playon
, located 252.4km (156.8miles) from San Andres.
Are there sandy beaches located close to San Andres?
Not many beaches are located close to San Andres. The closest decent one is San Andrés island
, which is 2.8km (1.7miles) away from San Andres. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Tortuguero
, 186.8km (116miles) away from San Andres.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for San Andres?
The average sea temperature around San Andres is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with very little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around San Andres. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around San Andres can be particularly intense.
How is the diving and fishing near San Andres?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar year round. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (74-83°F). The following fish can often be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to San Andres: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about San Andres...
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