Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Andratx, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Andratx...
Andratx is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 11685 people.
The water temperature around Andratx has a large variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 13.9°C (57°F) in February up to 25.8°C (78.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Andratx 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 Andratx?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Andratx is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Andratx. The nearest one is Paguera -Tora-, which is only 3.4km (6.3miles) away from Andratx. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Paguera -Tora- and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Andratx are Mallorca-Cala Major
, which is 10.1km (6.3miles) away, and Mallorca-Es Trenc
, located approximately 34.4km (21.4miles) from Andratx.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are in proximity to Andratx. The closest decent one is Poniente
, which is 10.1km (6.3miles) away from Andratx. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Nova Icària Beach
, roughly 125.9km (78.2miles) away from Andratx.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Andratx?
The water temperature around Andratx 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 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to roughly 14°C (57°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people 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 hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Andratx?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Andratx: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Andratx...
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