Beach Weather in Playa Las Bachas, Santa Cruz Island, Ecuador

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PLAYA LAS BACHAS, SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, ECUADOR BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
25°
Swim
Sea
26°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
23°
Swim
Sea
22°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
PLAYA LAS BACHAS, SANTA CRUZ ISLAND, ECUADOR BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Wed 19th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22° 21° 22° 24° 24° 24° 23° 22°
27% 47% 68% 63% 75% 75% 40% 17%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Thu 20th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 21° 21° 24° 25° 25° 23° 22°
16% 15% 19% 38% 59% 52% 42% 88%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Fri 21st June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22° 21° 22° 24° 25° 24° 23° 22°
19% 27% 30% 80% 66% 47% 16% 18%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Sat 22nd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22° 22° 22° 24° 24° 24° 22° 22°
28% 47% 48% 29% 11% 10% 25% 82%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Sun 23rd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21° 21° 21° 23° 24° 24° 23° 22°
81% 44% 53% 72% 22% 9% 21% 76%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Mon 24th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22° 21° 21° 24° 25° 24° 23° 22°
54% 44% 34% 39% 28% 27% 31% 23%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Tue 25th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22° 22° 22° 24° 25° 24° 23° 22°
48% 96% 87% 79% 82% 72% 90% 23%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
20°
Wed 19th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
13
kmh
17
kmh
21
kmh
27
kmh
25
kmh
22
kmh
18
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
8.2s 8.3s 8.6s 8.5s 8.5s 8.5s 8.6s 8.6s
Thu 20th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
17
kmh
19
kmh
18
kmh
23
kmh
25
kmh
22
kmh
17
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
8.6s 8.6s 8.6s 8.6s 8.6s 8.5s 13.1s 8.4s
Fri 21st June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
12
kmh
15
kmh
19
kmh
27
kmh
28
kmh
27
kmh
19
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.5m
0.4m
8.3s 8.3s 8.3s 8.2s 8.2s 8.2s 8.1s 8.0s
Sat 22nd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
18
kmh
22
kmh
24
kmh
21
kmh
19
kmh
0.4m
0.3m
0.3m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.9m
7.9s 7.8s 15.8s 15.8s 15.8s 15.7s 15.5s 7.5s
Sun 23rd June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
18
kmh
17
kmh
16
kmh
24
kmh
26
kmh
24
kmh
15
kmh
0.4m
0.4m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
14.6s 14.6s 12.0s 11.9s 7.4s 11.7s 11.6s 11.0s
Mon 24th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
22
kmh
22
kmh
22
kmh
24
kmh
23
kmh
22
kmh
17
kmh
0.3m
0.3m
0.4m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
10.9s 7.4s 7.3s 13.2s 13.2s 7.3s 7.3s 7.3s
Tue 25th June
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
12
kmh
14
kmh
16
kmh
22
kmh
24
kmh
26
kmh
24
kmh
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.4m
0.6m
7.2s 7.1s 7.0s 7.1s 7.1s 7.2s 7.2s 12.0s
Wed 19th June
12:34 AM 6:30 AM 12:38 PM 7:04 PM
1.70 0.60 1.80 0.40
Thu 20th June
1:18 AM 7:16 AM 1:21 PM 7:45 PM
1.80 0.60 1.90 0.30
Fri 21st June
2:01 AM 8:00 AM 2:03 PM 8:25 PM
1.80 0.50 1.90 0.30
Sat 22nd June
2:42 AM 8:43 AM 2:45 PM 9:06 PM
1.90 0.50 2.00 0.20
Sun 23rd June
3:24 AM 9:27 AM 3:29 PM 9:48 PM
2.00 0.40 2.00 0.20
Mon 24th June
4:06 AM 10:12 AM 4:14 PM 10:31 PM
2.00 0.40 2.00 0.20
Tue 25th June
4:51 AM 10:59 AM 5:01 PM 11:17 PM
2.00 0.40 1.90 0.20
Wed 19th June
24°
0.0mm
27kmh SSE
51%
Thu 20th June
25°
0.0mm
23kmh SSE
41%
Fri 21st June
25°
0.0mm
27kmh SSE
37%
Sat 22nd June
24°
0.0mm
24kmh SE
35%
Sun 23rd June
25°
0.0mm
26kmh SE
47%
Mon 24th June
25°
0.0mm
26kmh SE
35%
Tue 25th June
25°
0.0mm
22kmh SE
72%
Wed 26th June
25°
0.0mm
26kmh SSE
36%
Thu 27th June
25°
0.0mm
19kmh SSE
50%
Fri 28th June
25°
0.0mm
23kmh SSE
50%
Sat 29th June
25°
0.0mm
27kmh SE
28%
Sun 30th June
25°
0.0mm
21kmh SE
28%
Mon 1st July
25°
0.0mm
20kmh ESE
32%
Tue 2nd July
25°
0.0mm
11kmh ESE
59%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 25° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 20° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water. There will be no rainy days at all. Average cloud cover will be 43%.

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

Taking a Holiday at Playa Las Bachas, Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

Taking a holiday at the beach in Playa Las Bachas, located on Santa Cruz Island in the Galapagos Islands, Ecuador, is a truly unique and unforgettable experience. The beach is situated within a protected national park and offers pristine landscapes, fascinating wildlife, and crystal-clear waters for visitors to enjoy. Whether you're looking to relax on the shore or explore the underwater world, Playa Las Bachas has something for everyone.

Beach Type

Playa Las Bachas is known for its soft, white sand that stretches along the coastline. The beach is surrounded by natural beauty, including lush greenery and volcanic rock formations. While there are some areas with rocks and small reefs just offshore, most of the beach features powdery white sand that's perfect for sunbathing or strolling. Snorkeling and diving are popular activities in the area due to the presence of these rocky outcroppings and reefs that attract various marine species.

Beach Activities

Some of the most popular beach activities at Playa Las Bachas include:

  1. Snorkeling: The clear waters combined with offshore rocks and reefs make this an ideal spot for snorkeling enthusiasts to explore. You can expect to see a variety of marine life such as sea turtles, colorful fish, rays, and even white-tip reef sharks.

  2. Wildlife Watching: The Galapagos Islands are famous for their unique wildlife species, many of which can be seen around Playa Las Bachas. Keep an eye out for marine iguanas basking on the rocks or flamingos feeding in nearby lagoons.

  3. Swimming: With its calm waters protected by natural barriers, Playa Las Bachas is perfect for swimming or simply floating around in the ocean.

  4. Photography: Capture stunning photographs of this picturesque beach with its pristine sand, turquoise waters, and diverse wildlife.

Accommodations

As Playa Las Bachas is located within the Galapagos National Park, there are no beach resorts or hotels directly on the beach. However, you can find a variety of accommodations in nearby towns on Santa Cruz Island like Puerto Ayora, which is approximately an hour's drive away.

Areas to Stay In

Puerto Ayora is the largest town on Santa Cruz Island and offers a range of accommodations to suit various budgets. From luxury hotels to budget hostels, you'll be able to find a suitable place to stay while exploring Playa Las Bachas and other nearby attractions. Staying in Puerto Ayora also provides easy access to restaurants, shops, and tour operators for organizing your Galapagos adventure.

Beach Amenities

Since Playa Las Bachas is part of a protected national park, there are no commercial establishments or facilities like restrooms or food vendors directly on the beach. Visitors should come prepared with their own snacks, drinks, and any necessary supplies for their day at the beach. It's also essential to leave no trace behind and respect the delicate ecosystem that makes this destination so special.

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