Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Wetar Basin
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Wetar Basin...
Wetar Basin is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Wetar Basin has low variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.5°C (79.7°F) in August up to 29.6°C (85.3°F) in the month of January, 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 winter, since Wetar Basin 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 Wetar Basin?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Wetar Basin is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Wetar Basin. A spot, which is not too far away, is Roti Island, which is almost 309.8km (192.4miles) away from Wetar Basin. Click here
for directions and for more information on Roti Island and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Lakey Peak
, which is roughly 555.8km (345.2miles) away from Wetar Basin. Another fun surfspot is Lakey Peak
, located ca 555.8km (345.2miles) from Wetar Basin.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are in close proximity to Wetar Basin. One that might be worth checking out is Lasiana Beach
, which is more than 232.2km (144.2miles) away from Wetar Basin. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Nirwana Beach
, ca 329.6km (204.7miles) away from Wetar Basin.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Wetar Basin?
The average sea temperature at Wetar Basin is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with no significant changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Wetar Basin. 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 at Wetar Basin can be very intense.
How is the diving and fishing close to Wetar Basin?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions change very little during the year. The waters at Wetar Basin are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 25 and 30°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Wetar Basin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Wetar Basin...
Do you know what the the city Otos
in Spain, the city Marina di Vasto
in Italy, and the city Yesiluzumlu
in Turkey have in common with Wetar Basin? Click on the links to find out...