Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sona, Panama
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sona...
Sona is a coastal city in Panama.
It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 7400 people.
The water temperature around Sona has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 27°C (80.7°F) in June up to 28.7°C (83.7°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Sona 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 near Sona?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Sona is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Sona. The next good one is Santa Catalina, which is 25.2km (16.5miles) away from Sona. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Santa Catalina and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Sona are Punta Roca
, which is approximately 26.5km (16.5miles) away, and Las Lajas
, located ca 39km (24.2miles) from Sona.
Are there beautiful beaches located close to Sona?
No, not many beaches are located near to Sona. A good beach nearby is Taboga
, which is almost 131.4km (81.6miles) away from Sona. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Isla Grande
, which is 163.5km (101.5miles) away from Sona.
What wetsuit is recommended for Sona?
The average water temperature around Sona is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with very little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Sona. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Sona can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Sona?
Diving and fishing conditions are very similar during the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Sona: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Sona...
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