Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near San Carlos, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about San Carlos...
San Carlos is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 2536 people.
The water temperature around San Carlos is nearly steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.4°F) in January up to 29.6°C (85.3°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since San Carlos 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 Carlos?
The current water temperature in the month of December near San Carlos is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to San Carlos. The next good one is Baler, which is about 47.1km (40.5miles) away from San Carlos. Click here
for directions and for more information on Baler and its water temperature. Other surfspots near San Carlos are High 5 Lahar
, which is ca 65.2km (40.5miles) away, and Crystal Beach Break
, located approximately 66.4km (41.2miles) from San Carlos.
Are there beaches close to San Carlos?
Yes, there are several other nice beaches in proximity to San Carlos. The closest one is Isla Sacol
, which is only 6km (3.8miles) away from San Carlos. Another gorgeous beach near San Carlos is Isla Baong
, which is roughly 11.8km (7.4miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for San Carlos?
The average water temperature around San Carlos is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with very little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around San Carlos. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around San Carlos can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to San Carlos?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar during the year. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to San Carlos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about San Carlos...
Do you know what the the city Campo di Carne
in Italy, the city Sackville
in Canada, and the city Nakama
in Japan have in common with San Carlos? Click on the links to find out...