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 →

Malpelo and Panama February 4 – 18 2010

February 4 – 18 2010 Dive Conditions: Warmer surface temperatures than ever, mostly 28 and up to 29 degrees. Strong thermoclines with 20 to 24 degrees, very good visibility above and below the thermoclines, mostly weak currents Weather: Mostly sunny, weak winds, hardly any rain Crossings: First pretty bumpy on the way to Malpelo, later.. read more →

Malpelo January 8 – 19 2010

January 8 – 19 2010 Dive Conditions: First 27, later 26 degrees Celsius surface temperature, first 30, later 15 to 20 meters visibility, strong to very strong currents, thermocline with 22-24 degrees from 30 to 40 meters depth onwards Weather: Mostly sunny, 3 days of very strong winds in Malpelo, 2 days of calm weather,.. read more →