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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near San Ignacio, Mexico

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about San Ignacio...

San Ignacio is a coastal city in Mexico. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 4293 people. The water temperature around San Ignacio varies significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 20°C (67.9°F) in February up to 30.4°C (86.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since San Ignacio 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 Ignacio?

The current water temperature in the month of November near San Ignacio is approximately:
24°C (75°F)

Are there surf spots near San Ignacio?

There are not too many surf spots close to San Ignacio. The next good one is Patoles, which is 29.9km (19miles) away from San Ignacio. Click here for directions and for more information on Patoles and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near San Ignacio are Milagro, which is 30.6km (19miles) away, and Rucos, located roughly 35.9km (22.3miles) from San Ignacio.

Are there nice beaches near San Ignacio?

No, not too many beaches are located near to San Ignacio. The closest decent beach is Mazatlán, which is 47.8km (29.7miles) away from San Ignacio. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Cabo San Lucas, ca 233.9km (145.3miles) away from San Ignacio.

What wetsuit is recommended for San Ignacio?

The water temperature around San Ignacio is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (87°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to 20°C (68°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to San Ignacio?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (78-87°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to San Ignacio: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about San Ignacio...

Do you know what the the city Wittenforden in Germany, the city Acitrezza in Italy, and the city Yigitler in Turkey have in common with San Ignacio? Click on the links to find out...