Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near West Sand
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about West Sand...
West Sand is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around West Sand has moderate variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 23.6°C (74.5°F) in February up to 30°C (86.1°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since West Sand 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 West Sand?
The current water temperature in the month of February near West Sand is about:
Are there surf spots located close to West Sand?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to West Sand. A spot that might be worth checking out is San juan, which is more than 538km (334.2miles) away from West Sand. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on San juan and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Crystal Beach Break
, which is roughly 541.9km (336.6miles) away from West Sand. Another good surfspot is Crystal Beach Break
, located 541.9km (336.6miles) from West Sand.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are located near to West Sand. The next good one is Yalong Bay
, which is almost 188.7km (117.2miles) away from West Sand. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Nha Trang
, which is 384.5km (238.8miles) away from West Sand.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for West Sand?
The sea temperature at West Sand is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at West Sand. However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to nearly 24°C (74°F). During this season, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to West Sand?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (74-83°F) during January, February, and March. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to West Sand: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about West Sand...
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in Indonesia, and the city Hunt Valley
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