Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Shipwreck, Dominican Republic
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Shipwreck...
Shipwreck is a surf spot in the Dominican Republic.
The water temperature around Shipwreck is constant throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.4°C (77.7°F) in February up to 29.3°C (84.8°F) in the month of November, 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 late fall, since Shipwreck 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 Shipwreck?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Shipwreck is ca:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Shipwreck. A good spot nearby is La Preciosa, which is 73.8km (45.9miles) away from Shipwreck. Click here
for directions and for more information on La Preciosa and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Shipwreck is Encuentro
, which is ca 80km (49.7miles) away.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
Not many beaches are located near to Shipwreck. The next good one is Labadee
, which is more than 177km (110miles) away from Shipwreck. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Île à Rat
, 180.9km (112.4miles) away from Shipwreck.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Shipwreck?
The average sea temperature at Shipwreck 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 water temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Shipwreck. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Shipwreck can be remarkably intense.
How is the diving and fishing near Shipwreck?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Shipwreck: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Shipwreck...
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