Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Asinara, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Asinara...
Asinara is an island in Italy.
It is located in the Sardinia island group.
The water temperature around Asinara varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.5°C (56.3°F) in February up to 23.7°C (74.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Asinara 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 Asinara?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Asinara is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Asinara?
There are not too many surf spots close to Asinara. A spot, which is not too far away, is Varazze, which is 36.1km (23.7miles) away from Asinara. Click here
for directions and for more information on Varazze and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Asinara are Multedo
, which is ca 38.1km (23.7miles) away, and Finale Ligure
, located approximately 47.2km (29.3miles) from Asinara.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Asinara. A beach that might be worth checking out is Arenzano
, which is just 35.3km (21.9miles) away from Asinara. Another beautiful beach near Asinara is Cogoleto
, which is roughly 35.4km (22miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Asinara?
The water temperature around Asinara is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to nearly 14°C (56°F). In this season, 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 recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Asinara?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (56-65°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Asinara: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Asinara...
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in the Philippines, the city Quinsac
in the France, and Gerdes Seamount
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