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Sunfish - Mola Mola in Bali

Mola Mola Mania!

The gigantic Bali Sunfish - Mola Mola is one of earth's most elusive creatures.

Ocean Sunfish, or Mola Mola is the largest bony fish in the world. It is a unique pelagic fish and specimen of ocean sunfish have been observed up to 3.3 meters in length and weighing up to 2.500 kg.

The ocean sunfish feeds on jellyfish and other gelatinous, soft bodied zooplankton, as well as small fish and other marine life.

Those mysterious Ocean Sunfish inhabit the waters around Bali all year round.

The best time however, to see these Mola Mola, is during the dry season from June to November when the upwelling brings colder water from the abyss to the surface.

Best time to see Ocean Sunfish Mola Mola

Chances to see Sunfish - Mola Mola in Bali are good at anytime from June/July to November.

To increase your chances of encounters with greater numbers of Sunfish - Mola Mola in Bali we suggest to have a look at the following dates before planning your 2021 Bali Sunfish adventure.

• July 03rd - July 11th

• July 18th - July 25th

• July 31st - August 08th

• August 17th - August 23rd

• August 31st - September 07th

• September 15th - September 21st

• September 29th - October 07th

• October 15th - October 20th

• October 30th - November 05th

• November 11th - November 18th