Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near San Rafael, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about San Rafael...
San Rafael is a coastal city in the Philippines.
The water temperature around San Rafael is steady year round.
The temperature ranges from 27.3°C (81.1°F) in March up to 29.8°C (85.7°F) in the month of June, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since San Rafael 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 Rafael?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around San Rafael is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to San Rafael. The closest decent spot is Crystal Beach Break, which is 60.1km (37.4miles) away from San Rafael. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Crystal Beach Break and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near San Rafael are Pundakit
, which is roughly 60.2km (37.4miles) away, and High 5 Lahar
, located 61km (37.9miles) from San Rafael.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are more beautiful beaches in close proximity to San Rafael. The closest one is Plaridel
, which is only 8.7km (5.4miles) away from San Rafael. Another good beach near San Rafael is Santa Maria
, which is 9.1km (5.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for San Rafael?
The average sea temperature around San Rafael is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with no significant changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around San Rafael. Nevertheless, 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 Rafael can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing near San Rafael?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to San Rafael: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about San Rafael...
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in Algeria, the city Sumbuya
in Sierra Leone, and the city Turen
in Indonesia have in common with San Rafael? Click on the links to find out...