Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Scar Reef, Indonesia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Scar Reef...
Scar Reef is a surf spot in Indonesia.
The water temperature around Scar Reef varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.7°C (78.2°F) in September up to 29.7°C (85.5°F) in the month of November, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is late fall, since Scar Reef is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature at Scar Reef?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Scar Reef is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Scar Reef?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Scar Reef. The closest one is Benete, which is 2.4km (1.5miles) away from Scar Reef. Click here
to check out more information on Benete and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Scar Reef is Super Suck
, which is roughly 5.1km (3.2miles) away.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches close to Scar Reef. A beach that might be worth checking out is Lombok
, which is 32.8km (20.4miles) away from Scar Reef. Another good beach near Scar Reef is Mawun Beach
, ca 36km (22.4miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Scar Reef?
The average water temperature at Scar Reef is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with no significant changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Scar Reef. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Scar Reef can be very strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Scar Reef?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters at Scar Reef are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Scar Reef: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Scar Reef...
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