Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Xalisco, Mexico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Xalisco...
Xalisco is a coastal city in Mexico.
The water temperature around Xalisco has slight variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.6°C (74.4°F) in January up to 30.6°C (87.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Xalisco 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 Xalisco?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters near Xalisco is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Xalisco. A spot, which is not too far away, is Santa Cruz, which is roughly 19.7km (14.2miles) away from Xalisco. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Santa Cruz and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Xalisco are las islitas
, which is roughly 22.9km (14.2miles) away, and Punta Custodio
, located ca 23.6km (14.6miles) from Xalisco.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Xalisco. The next good one is Nuevo Vallarta
, which is only 58km (36miles) away from Xalisco. Another nice beach near Xalisco is Puerto Vallarta
, roughly 59km (36.7miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Xalisco?
The water temperature around Xalisco is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Xalisco. Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 24°C (74°F). In this season, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be ok without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Xalisco?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (74-83°F) during winter. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Xalisco: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Xalisco...
Do you know what the the city Kajangansawan
in Indonesia, the city Vartholomio
in Greece, and the island Palmerston
in Cook Islands have in common with Xalisco? Click on the links to find out...