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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sinchao, Peru

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sinchao...

Sinchao is a coastal city in Peru. The water temperature around Sinchao has moderate variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 16.5°C (61.7°F) in September up to 24.5°C (76.1°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Sinchao 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 near Sinchao?

The current water temperature in the month of November near Sinchao is approximately:
20°C (67°F)

Are there surf spots close to Sinchao?

There are not too many surf spots close to Sinchao. A spot, which is not too far away, is Yacila, which is 39.9km (26.2miles) away from Sinchao. Click here to check out more information on Yacila and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Sinchao are Nonura, which is ca 42.2km (26.2miles) away, and Balconies, located 68.8km (42.7miles) from Sinchao.

Are there beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are near to Sinchao. The closest decent one is Mancora, which is more than 94.5km (58.7miles) away from Sinchao. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Contralmirante Villar, approximately 102.4km (63.6miles) away from Sinchao.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Sinchao?

The water temperature around Sinchao is warm, reaching up to 25°C (76°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late fall, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Sinchao. However, during early fall, sea temperatures reach lows of approximately 16°C (62°F). During this time, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Sinchao?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (62-71°F) during August, September, and October. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. The conditions change during spring when sea temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (67-76°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Sinchao: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Sinchao...

Do you know what the the city Harris Park in Australia, the island Annobon in Equatorial Guinea, and the city Carusucan in Philippines have in common with Sinchao? Click on the links to find out...