Malpelo September 23 – October 7 2010

September 23 – October 7 2010 Dive Conditions: Below average visibility in Panama waters, mostly 25 – 30 meters visibility in Malpelo, weak currents, surface temperature always 26 degrees Weather: Mostly cloudy, mostly fresh to strong winds, often rain, not much sunshine Crossings: Moderate to rough passage to Malpelo, moderate to rough on the way.. read more →

Malpelo August 31 – September 11 2010

August 31 – September 11 2010 Dive Conditions: Mostly good visibility. Surface temperature always 26 degrees. Weak currents Weather: Very bad weather at the start of the trip, later mostly dry, sunny and not much wind Crossings: Very rough crossing to Malpelo, mostly calm and some sailing on the way back Highlights: Close encounters with.. read more →

Malpelo August 13-24 2010

13-24 2010 Dive Conditions: Mostly good visibility. Surface temperature always 26 degrees. Often a thermocline with 20 degrees at about 30 meters. Mostly weak currents. Weather: Mostly moderate to fresh winds. A lot of overcast with some sunny intervals. Not much rain Crossings: Moderate crossing to Malpelo and moderate again on the way back Highlights:.. read more →

Malpelo July 5 – 20 2010

July 5 – 20 2010 Dive Conditions: Mostly good visibility. Surface temperatures 26 or 27 degrees. Often a thermocline with 22 degrees at about 30 meters. Currents sometimes weak and sometimes strong. Weather: Very rough and lots of rain at the beginning of the journey. Later either sunny or cloudy days, not much rain. 2.. read more →

Cocos and Malpelo June 8 – 23 2010

June 8 – 23 2010 Dive Conditions: Good visibility and moderate currents in Cocos, a little less clear and variable currents in Malpelo. Surface temperatures always 26 or 27 degrees. Often a thermocline around 22 degrees and 30 meters depths. Weather: Mostly overcastted skies, frequent rainshowers, not much sun. Winds sometimes weak and sometimes strong… read more →

Malpelo and Panama May 25 – June 7 2010

May 25 – June 7 2010 Dive Conditions: Mostly weak currents, variable visibility in Panama, mostly good visibility in Malpelo. 28 degrees water temperature in Panama, 27 degrees in Malpelo Weather: In Panama bad weather in the beginning and in the end, later calm and sunny. In Malpelo mostly fresh or strong winds, not much.. read more →

Malpelo April 28 – May 9 2010

April 28 – May 9 2010 Dive Conditions: Mostly weak currents, mostly good visibility and 28 degrees from 0-25 meters depth. Below that mostly 24 degrees and less clear Weather: Rain and strong winds on the first and on the fifth day, beside that calm and sometimes sunny Crossings: Moderate crossing to Malpelo, flat calm.. read more →

Malpelo April 2-13 2010

April 2-13 2010 Dive Conditions: Mostly strong currents, variable visibility, 28 degrees surface temperature, often a thermocline with 25 degrees at 20 meters. Weather: Mostly weak winds, lot’s of sunshine, not much rain, very hot Crossings: Mostly calm crossing to Malpelo, even calmer on the way back, some sailing Highlights: Smalltooth Sandtiger at Monster Reef,.. read more →

Malpelo March 9-20 2010

March 9-20 2010 Dive Conditions: Surface temperatures around 28 degrees, first strong, later weak currents. Thermocline with 25 degrees at 20 meters, 30 meters visibility on the surface, below 20 meters a little less clear Weather: Sunny in Panama waters, mostly cloudy and some rain in Malpelo, one day with fresh winds in Malpelo, otherwise.. read more →

Malpelo February 21 – March 4 2010

February 21 – March 4 2010 Dive Conditions: Strong currents in Malpelo, surface temperatures mostly 27 degrees, strong thermoclines with temperatures ranging from 18 to 24 degrees, variable visibility from pretty murky to very clear. Weather: Mostly weeak winds, except the during the crossing to – and the 6.th day in Malpelo Crossings: Rough crossing.. read more →