Panama is a beneficiary country, for lovers of surfing ,because it has two coasts that can be explored in one day if necessary , in the North, the Caribbean Sea and in the South Pacific Ocean.
Panama is a hot spot in its coastal areas and reaches up to 35-40 degrees Celsius, regardless of rainy or dry season, the climate is humid tropical . In the summer , the breeze is a little dry and cool, north in winter it is cooler and wetter predominating south winds. If you are not accustomed to high humidity and heat, we recommend taking all possible precautions, drink plenty of water and use sunscreen.
The water temperature is warm, in the summer water temperature may drop slightly due to the trade winds, which you will bear a little more typical warmth of our beaches and sometimes even wear a wetsuit. The rainy season is the longest, starting from May to November even part of December. But in this period you can run the best waves in the Pacific Ocean beaches that are activated by the powerful swells in the southern hemisphere.
In the Panamanian Caribbean, you can find good waves during the months of December to March mainly. Northbound also for half the year between the months of June and July, you can hunt one or another swell with short duration.
We hope you enjoy your visit to Panama and if you live here you should consider learning to surf and visit all these incredible destinations that await for you in Panama !