Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Yabucoa, Puerto Rico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Yabucoa...
Yabucoa is a coastal city in Puerto Rico.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 6952 people.
The water temperature around Yabucoa is close to constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.7°C (78.2°F) in March up to 28.7°C (83.6°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Yabucoa 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 Yabucoa?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to Yabucoa is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Yabucoa. The nearest one is El cocal, which is 3.4km (3.5miles) away from Yabucoa. Click here
for more information on El cocal and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Yabucoa are The Search
, which is approximately 5.6km (3.5miles) away, and California
, located roughly 7.6km (4.7miles) from Yabucoa.
Are there nice beaches close by?
Yes, there are more gorgeous beaches in proximity to Yabucoa. The nearest one is Yabucoa
, which is 0km (0miles) away from Yabucoa. Another beautiful beach near Yabucoa is Maunabo
, which is 3.3km (2miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Yabucoa?
The average water temperature around Yabucoa is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with no significant changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Yabucoa. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation around Yabucoa can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Yabucoa?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters around Yabucoa are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Yabucoa: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Yabucoa...
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