Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Xico, Mexico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Xico...
Xico is a coastal city in Mexico.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 15292 people.
The water temperature around Xico has slight variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 22.9°C (73.3°F) in February up to 28.6°C (83.5°F) in the month of June, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (79°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Xico 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 Xico?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to Xico is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Xico. A good spot nearby is Playa norte, which is 57.3km (38.6miles) away from Xico. Click here
to check out more information on Playa norte and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Xico are Destapador
, which is roughly 62.2km (38.6miles) away, and Costalitos
, located approximately 63.4km (39.4miles) from Xico.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are near to Xico. A beach that might be worth checking out is Puerto Escondido
, which is almost 245.8km (152.7miles) away from Xico. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Acapulco
, 259.6km (161.2miles) away from Xico.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Xico?
The water temperature around Xico is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Xico. However, during late winter, sea temperatures come down to nearly 23°C (73°F). In this season, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or light top . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Xico?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 23 to 28°C (73-82°F) during winter. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Xico: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Xico...
Do you know what the the island Emerald
in Jamaica, the city Monticello
in France, and the city Mountville
in United States have in common with Xico? Click on the links to find out...