Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near San Felipe, Guatemala
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about San Felipe...
San Felipe is a coastal city in Guatemala.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 8921 people.
The water temperature around San Felipe is close to constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 27.6°C (81.8°F) in January up to 30.4°C (86.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (85°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since San Felipe 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 Felipe?
The current water temperature in the month of October near San Felipe is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to San Felipe. A spot that might be worth checking out is Champerico, which is about 30.8km (34.7miles) away from San Felipe. Click here
for more information on Champerico and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near San Felipe are Puerto Madero
, which is roughly 55.8km (34.7miles) away, and Zipacate
, located approximately 56.8km (35.3miles) from San Felipe.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are in close proximity to San Felipe. A beach that might be worth checking out is Monterrico
, which is almost 90.2km (56miles) away from San Felipe. If you have some extra time, you can also try Maya Beach
, ca 255.6km (158.7miles) away from San Felipe.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for San Felipe?
The average sea temperature around San Felipe is extremely warm, around 29°C (85°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around San Felipe. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around San Felipe can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to San Felipe?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters around San Felipe are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (78-87°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to San Felipe: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about San Felipe...
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