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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Solor, Indonesia

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

Solor is a coastal city in Indonesia. The water temperature around Solor varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.5°F) in August up to 29.9°C (85.8°F) in the month of December, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Solor 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 Solor?

The current water temperature in the month of April near Solor is ca:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Solor. A spot that might be worth checking out is Roti Island, which is 72.8km (45.2miles) away from Solor. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Roti Island and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Lakey Peak, which is roughly 366.9km (227.9miles) away from Solor. Another good surfspot is Lakey Peak, located roughly 366.9km (227.9miles) from Solor.

Are there white sand beaches near by?

Not too many beaches are near to Solor. The closest decent one is Lasiana Beach, which is 6.4km (4miles) away from Solor. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Flores, which is roughly 200km (124.3miles) away from Solor.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Solor?

The average sea temperature around Solor is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Solor. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Solor can be remarkably strong.

How is the diving and fishing close to Solor?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters around Solor are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Solor: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Solor...

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