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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sandy Bay, Honduras

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sandy Bay...

Sandy Bay is a coastal city in Honduras. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1072 people. The water temperature around Sandy Bay is almost constant throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 25.7°C (78.2°F) in January up to 28.9°C (83.9°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Sandy Bay 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 Sandy Bay?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Sandy Bay is ca:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Sandy Bay. The closest decent spot is Punta Mango, which is more than 245.3km (152.4miles) away from Sandy Bay. Click here to check out more information on Punta Mango and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out La Bocana, which is 272.5km (169.3miles) away from Sandy Bay. Another surfspot is La Bocana, located roughly 272.5km (169.3miles) from Sandy Bay.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

Not many beaches are close to Sandy Bay. A good beach nearby is Half Moon Caye, which is 87.8km (54.5miles) away from Sandy Bay. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Tobacco Caye, roughly 106.5km (66.2miles) away from Sandy Bay.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Sandy Bay?

The average sea temperature around Sandy Bay is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little variations throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Sandy Bay. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Sandy Bay can be remarkably intense.

How is the diving and fishing near Sandy Bay?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Sandy Bay: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Sandy Bay...

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