Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Trujillo, Peru
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Trujillo...
Trujillo is a coastal city in Peru.
It is a comparatively huge city close to the ocean with a population of 747450 people.
The water temperature around Trujillo has average variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 16.2°C (61.1°F) in October up to 20.6°C (69.1°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Trujillo 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 Trujillo?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Trujillo is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Trujillo. The closest one is Las Delicias, which is just 4.7km (4.3miles) away from Trujillo. Click here
to check out more information on Las Delicias and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Trujillo are Huanchaco
, which is approximately 6.9km (4.3miles) away, and Chicama
, located approximately 40.5km (25.2miles) from Trujillo.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Trujillo. One that might be worth checking out is Huanchaco
, which is almost 4.4km (2.7miles) away from Trujillo. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Ancón
, roughly 280.5km (174.2miles) away from Trujillo.
What wetsuit do I need for Trujillo?
The average water temperature around Trujillo is relatively chilly, around 18°C (64°F), with very little changes throughout the year. This is why a 2/3mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Trujillo. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are . You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the fall, especially in the months of March, April, and May.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Trujillo?
Diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters around Trujillo are mostly cool, reaching temperatures between 16 and 21°C (60-69°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Trujillo: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Trujillo...
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