Beach Weather in Tortuguita Beach, Machalilla National Park, Ecuador

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Beach Weather Today in Tortuguita Beach

Today the maximum temperature will be 22° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Today will be dry with no rain showers. Expect overcast skies and very little possibility of sunshine with an average cloud cover of 82%.

The winds will be cross-on shore and light at 15kmh from the South-Southwest. The light winds will keep the temperatures feeling cooler.

Tortuguita Beach faces West and the sunset will be visible over the ocean at 06:31 PM. Unfortunately there are chances that 58% cloud cover may make the sunset not viewable.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in Tortuguita Beach

This weekend the average maximum daily temperatures will be 22° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

There will be 1 day of very light rain. Saturday will have 0.1mm of rain and Sunday will be dry. Expect overcast skies and very little possibility of sunshine with an average cloud cover of 97%.

TORTUGUITA BEACH - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 19° 19° 22° 24° 23° 20° 20°
100% 100% 100% 99% 62% 56% 58% 85%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 19° 19° 21° 22° 22° 20° 19°
97% 100% 100% 96% 98% 100% 90% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Sat 20th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 19° 19° 21° 22° 21° 20° 19°
100% 100% 100% 98% 99% 94% 100% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 19° 19° 21° 22° 22° 19° 19°
100% 100% 100% 98% 98% 77% 98% 96%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
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24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 18° 19° 21° 22° 23° 20° 19°
92% 99% 98% 99% 93% 69% 81% 98%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 19° 20° 21° 23° 22° 20° 19°
100% 100% 100% 100% 78% 88% 99% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
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24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
24°
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 19° 19° 21° 23° 23° 20° 19°
100% 100% 100% 97% 61% 66% 91% 85%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
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Thu 18th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
15
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
7
kmh
7
kmh
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
15.4s 15.3s 15.0s 14.6s 14.5s 14.5s 5.8s 14.3s
Fri 19th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
8
kmh
9
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.8m
0.8m
0.6m
0.6m
13.8s 13.7s 13.6s 13.7s 13.7s 13.6s 13.5s 5.1s
Sat 20th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
11
kmh
12
kmh
11
kmh
15
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
17
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.8m
13.3s 13.1s 12.8s 12.8s 12.7s 14.7s 14.5s 14.3s
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17
kmh
16
kmh
12
kmh
10
kmh
13
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.9m
0.8m
0.7m
0.9m
0.8m
13.8s 13.6s 13.5s 6.7s 13.0s 12.8s 6.9s 6.7s
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
10
kmh
9
kmh
0.8m
0.8m
1.1m
1.2m
1.2m
1.2m
1.2m
0.9m
13.3s 15.1s 13.1s 12.2s 11.8s 11.5s 11.5s 11.1s
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
12
kmh
11
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.8m
0.8m
10.9s 10.9s 11.0s 10.9s 10.9s 10.9s 10.8s 10.8s
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
14
kmh
12
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
0.7m
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
10.6s 13.9s 15.5s 15.4s 15.3s 9.4s 6.4s 11.9s
Thu 18th July
1:25 AM 7:12 AM 1:01 PM 7:38 PM
1.90 0.60 1.90 0.20
Fri 19th July
2:15 AM 8:08 AM 1:55 PM 8:25 PM
2.00 0.60 2.00 0.10
Sat 20th July
3:00 AM 8:57 AM 2:44 PM 9:10 PM
2.10 0.50 2.10 0.10
Sun 21st July
3:43 AM 9:43 AM 3:32 PM 9:53 PM
2.20 0.40 2.10 0.00
Mon 22nd July
4:24 AM 10:28 AM 4:18 PM 10:36 PM
2.30 0.30 2.20 0.00
Tue 23rd July
5:05 AM 11:12 AM 5:05 PM 11:19 PM
2.40 0.20 2.20 0.00
Wed 24th July
5:47 AM 11:58 AM 5:52 PM
2.40 0.20 2.20
Thu 18th July
24°
0.0mm
14kmh WSW
82%
Fri 19th July
22°
0.0mm
13kmh SW
97%
Sat 20th July
22°
0.1mm
14kmh SW
98%
Sun 21st July
22°
0.0mm
12kmh WSW
95%
Mon 22nd July
23°
0.0mm
11kmh SW
91%
Tue 23rd July
23°
0.0mm
12kmh WSW
95%
Wed 24th July
23°
0.0mm
13kmh WSW
87%
Thu 25th July
23°
0.0mm
14kmh SW
95%
Fri 26th July
24°
0.0mm
13kmh WSW
92%
Sat 27th July
24°
0.0mm
12kmh W
94%
Sun 28th July
24°
0.0mm
12kmh WSW
97%
Mon 29th July
22°
0.0mm
14kmh SW
99%
Tue 30th July
24°
0.0mm
15kmh SW
97%
Wed 31st July
24°
0.0mm
13kmh WSW
68%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 23° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 24° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods. There will be no rainy days at all. Average cloud cover will be 92%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Tortuguita Beach don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Tortuguita Beach, Machalilla National Park, Manabi, Ecuador

Taking a holiday at Tortuguita Beach in Machalilla National Park, Manabi, Ecuador is an unforgettable experience. This pristine beach is situated within the protected area of the park, offering visitors a chance to enjoy its unspoiled beauty and abundant wildlife. The park itself is home to various ecosystems, from coastal forests to coral reefs, ensuring a diverse and unique experience for all who visit.

Beach Type

Tortuguita Beach boasts fine-grained yellow sand that feels soft underfoot. The beach is surrounded by rocky cliffs and lush vegetation, adding to its secluded charm. The crystal-clear water provides excellent visibility for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts, as the coastline features an impressive coral reef system teeming with marine life.

Beach Activities

Popular activities on Tortuguita Beach include:

  • Snorkeling: With its clear waters and diverse marine life, snorkeling is a must-do activity on this beach. The coral reefs provide a habitat for colorful fish species like angelfish, butterflyfish, parrotfish, and more.
  • Scuba diving: For those with more experience in underwater exploration, scuba diving allows you to get up close with some of the more elusive marine life inhabiting the reefs.
  • Hiking: Trails around the beach provide opportunities for visitors to explore the surrounding forests where you might spot wildlife like howler monkeys or tropical birds.
  • Boat tours: Guided boat tours are available for those looking to explore other nearby beaches or islands within Machalilla National Park.
  • Wildlife watching: As part of a protected national park, Tortuguita Beach offers unique opportunities to observe sea turtles nesting (in season) or spot humpback whales migrating along the coast between June and October.

Accommodations

While there are no beach resorts or hotels directly on Tortuguita Beach due to its protected status within Machalilla National Park, there are various lodging options nearby.

Areas to Stay In

  • Puerto Lopez: This small fishing village is located approximately 12 km south of Tortuguita Beach and offers a range of accommodations, from budget-friendly hostels to more upscale hotels. Staying in Puerto Lopez allows easy access to the park, as well as other attractions like Isla de la Plata and the Agua Blanca community.
  • Ayampe: About 25 km south of Tortuguita Beach, Ayampe is a tranquil coastal village with a laid-back atmosphere. There are a variety of eco-lodges and guesthouses available, making it an ideal spot for those seeking peace and relaxation during their stay.
  • Manta: For those looking for more urban amenities, Manta is a larger city approximately 100 km north of Tortuguita Beach. With a range of hotels, restaurants, and entertainment options, Manta provides additional convenience for visitors.

Beach Amenities

Tortuguita Beach's amenities are limited due to its protected status within Machalilla National Park. However, there are basic facilities such as restrooms and picnic areas available. It is important to note that there are no shops or restaurants at the beach itself; visitors should plan ahead by bringing their own food, water, and sun protection.

Overall, Tortuguita Beach offers an idyllic escape for beachgoers seeking natural beauty and abundant wildlife in an unspoiled setting. With various activities available both above and below the water's surface, it's sure to be a memorable experience for all who visit this unique destination within Machalilla National Park.

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