Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Santo Domingo, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Santo Domingo...
Santo Domingo is a coastal city in the Philippines.
The water temperature around Santo Domingo changes moderately throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 24.3°C (75.8°F) in January up to 29.6°C (85.3°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Santo Domingo 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 Santo Domingo?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters near Santo Domingo is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Santo Domingo. A good spot nearby is Pagudpud, which is just 50.3km (42.1miles) away from Santo Domingo. Click here
for directions and for more information on Pagudpud and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Santo Domingo are San juan
, which is approximately 67.8km (42.1miles) away, and Aparri
, located approximately 94.2km (58.5miles) from Santo Domingo.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
Yes, there are more beautiful beaches close to Santo Domingo. The closest one is Magsingal
, which is 3.4km (2.1miles) away from Santo Domingo. Another good beach near Santo Domingo is Pinget Island
, which is 5km (3.1miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Santo Domingo?
The water temperature around Santo Domingo is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (85°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during winter, water temperatures come down to 24°C (76°F). In this season, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Santo Domingo?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (76-85°F) during winter. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during April, May, and June when sea temperatures go up to 25 to 30°C (76-85°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Santo Domingo: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Santo Domingo...
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