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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Apelacao, Portugal

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Apelacao...

Apelacao is a coastal city in Portugal. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 7182 people. The water temperature around Apelacao has average variability throughout 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 Apelacao 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 Apelacao?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters near Apelacao is about:
15°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Apelacao. The closest one is Caxias, which is only 11.2km (8.1miles) away from Apelacao. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Caxias and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Apelacao are Praia CDS, which is roughly 13.1km (8.1miles) away, and Praia do Barbas, located ca 13.3km (8.3miles) from Apelacao.

Are there beaches located close to Apelacao?

There are several nice beaches in proximity to Apelacao. The closest one is Lisbon, which is only 6.3km (3.9miles) away from Apelacao. Another nice beach near Apelacao is Almada, which is 9.7km (6miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Apelacao?

The sea temperature around Apelacao 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 recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Apelacao. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures drop down to 13°C (56°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required 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 windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Apelacao?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 15 to 20°C (58-67°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Apelacao: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Apelacao...

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