Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tuka, Philippines
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tuka...
Tuka is a coastal city in the Philippines.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4003 people.
The water temperature around Tuka has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 28°C (82.4°F) in February up to 29.7°C (85.5°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Tuka 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 Tuka?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to Tuka is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Tuka. A good spot nearby is Tandag, which is 207.6km (128.9miles) away from Tuka. Click here
for directions and for more information on Tandag and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Daku Island
, which is ca 247.5km (153.8miles) away from Tuka. Another surfspot is Daku Island
, located 247.5km (153.8miles) from Tuka.
Are there beaches near by?
Yes, there are other beaches close to Tuka. The nearest one is Sultan Kudarat
, which is just 11.4km (7.1miles) away from Tuka. Another beautiful beach near Tuka is South Cotabato
, which is approximately 18.2km (11.3miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Tuka?
The average water temperature around Tuka is extremely warm, around 29°C (84°F), with only little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Tuka. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Tuka can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Tuka?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant throughout the year. The waters around Tuka are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (77-86°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Tuka: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Tuka...
Do you know what the the city Tarakan
in Indonesia, the city Saccolongo
in Italy, and the city Banana Village
in Kiribati have in common with Tuka? Click on the links to find out...