Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Alhandra, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Alhandra...
Alhandra is a coastal city in Portugal.
It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 7226 people.
The water temperature around Alhandra changes moderately during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.5°C (56.2°F) in January up to 19.6°C (67.2°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Alhandra 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 Alhandra?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Alhandra is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Alhandra. The next good one is Caxias, which is just 21.5km (13.6miles) away from Alhandra. Click here
for more information on Caxias and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Alhandra are Foz do Lizandro
, which is roughly 22km (13.6miles) away, and Malhadinha
, located 22km (13.7miles) from Alhandra.
Are there beaches in proximity to Alhandra?
There are more nice beaches close to Alhandra. The nearest one is Lisbon
, which is 15.8km (9.8miles) away from Alhandra. Another nice beach near Alhandra is Mafra
, which is ca 17.4km (10.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Alhandra?
The sea temperature around Alhandra is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (67°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Alhandra. However, during winter, temperatures come down to nearly 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold 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 Alhandra?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Alhandra: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Alhandra...
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