Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Santo Tomas, Colombia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Santo Tomas...
Santo Tomas is a coastal city in Colombia.
It is a quite little city close to the water with a population of 25847 people.
The water temperature around Santo Tomas is almost steady year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.6°C (78.2°F) in March up to 29.4°C (84.9°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Santo Tomas 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 Tomas?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Santo Tomas is about:
Are there surf spots near Santo Tomas?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Santo Tomas. A spot that might be worth checking out is EL Playon, which is more than 335.3km (208.2miles) away from Santo Tomas. Click here
for more information on EL Playon and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Isla mamey
, which is ca 339.4km (210.8miles) away from Santo Tomas. Another good surfspot is Isla mamey
, located ca 339.4km (210.8miles) from Santo Tomas.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Santo Tomas. A beach that might be worth checking out is Tayrona National Natural Park
, which is just 54.9km (34.1miles) away from Santo Tomas. Another beautiful beach near Santo Tomas is Bocagrande in Cartagena
, 59.7km (37.1miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Santo Tomas?
The average water temperature around Santo Tomas is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°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. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Santo Tomas. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Santo Tomas can be particularly strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Santo Tomas?
Diving and fishing conditions change very little during the year. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Santo Tomas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Santo Tomas...
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