Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Albal, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Albal...
Albal is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 15443 people.
The water temperature around Albal changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 13.3°C (56°F) in March up to 25.7°C (78.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Albal 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 Albal?
The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Albal is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Albal. The closest one is Malva-rosa, which is only 6.8km (5.7miles) away from Albal. Click here
for directions and for more information on Malva-rosa and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Albal are Port saplaya
, which is 9.2km (5.7miles) away, and Jucar
, located 19.6km (12.2miles) from Albal.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Albal. The next good one is La Ñora
, which is 106.3km (66miles) away from Albal. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Chica beach
, which is approximately 115.2km (71.5miles) away from Albal.
What wetsuit is needed for Albal?
The water temperature around Albal is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures drop down to approximately 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Albal?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures range from 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Albal: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Albal...
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