Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Aguas Santas, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Aguas Santas...
Aguas Santas is a coastal city in Portugal.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 27686 people.
The water temperature around Aguas Santas varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.8°C (53.2°F) in January up to 17.6°C (63.6°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Aguas Santas is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Aguas Santas?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Aguas Santas is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Aguas Santas. The closest one is Matosinhos, which is 6km (4.2miles) away from Aguas Santas. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Matosinhos and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Aguas Santas are Praia do aterro
, which is approximately 6.7km (4.2miles) away, and Sacor
, located approximately 6.7km (4.2miles) from Aguas Santas.
Are there white sand beaches in proximity to Aguas Santas?
There are more nice beaches in close proximity to Aguas Santas. The closest one is Porto
, which is just 4.3km (2.6miles) away from Aguas Santas. Another nice beach near Aguas Santas is Matosinhos
, which is roughly 6km (3.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Aguas Santas?
The sea temperature around Aguas Santas is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (64°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Aguas Santas. However, during December, January, and February, temperatures drop down to nearly 12°C (53°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Aguas Santas?
Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during August, September, and October when temperatures reach 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Aguas Santas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Aguas Santas...
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