Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Shacks Beach, Puerto Rico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Shacks Beach...
Shacks Beach is a beach in Puerto Rico.
The water temperature around Shacks Beach is almost steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.4°C (77.6°F) in February up to 28.8°C (83.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Shacks Beach 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 at Shacks Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of October at Shacks Beach is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Shacks Beach?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Shacks Beach. The nearest one is Isabela, which is just 1.2km (2.3miles) away from Shacks Beach. Click here
to check out more information on Isabela and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Shacks Beach are Jobos
, which is 3.6km (2.3miles) away, and Crashboats
, located ca 9km (5.6miles) from Shacks Beach.
Are there any other beaches near by?
Yes, there are some beaches near to Shacks Beach. The nearest one is Montones Beach
, which is only 2.9km (1.8miles) away from Shacks Beach. Another good beach near Shacks Beach is La Jungla
, which is ca 8.3km (5.2miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Shacks Beach?
The average water temperature at Shacks Beach is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with only little variations during 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 at Shacks Beach. However, 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 at Shacks Beach can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Shacks Beach?
Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant year round. The waters at Shacks Beach are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish can often be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Shacks Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.