Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Zipolite, Mexico
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Zipolite...
Zipolite is a surf spot in Mexico.
The water temperature around Zipolite changes slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.4°F) in January up to 31.5°C (88.7°F) in the month of August, 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 late summer, since Zipolite 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 at Zipolite?
The current water temperature in the month of October at Zipolite is ca:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Zipolite. The next good one is La Punta, which is only 36.6km (22.7miles) away from Zipolite. Click here
for more information on La Punta and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Zipolite is Puerto Escondido
, which is approximately 37.5km (23.3miles) away.
Are there sandy beaches located close to Zipolite?
There are not many beaches near to Zipolite. A good beach nearby is Huatulco
, which is 27.8km (17.3miles) away from Zipolite. Another gorgeous beach near Zipolite is Puerto Escondido
, which is 38.9km (24.1miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Zipolite?
The sea temperature at Zipolite is extremely warm, reaching up to 32°C (89°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during winter, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 26°C (78°F). During these months, a rashguard or light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top.
How is the diving and fishing near Zipolite?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 26 to 31°C (78-87°F) during winter. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 27 to 32°C (80-89°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Zipolite: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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