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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Atajate, Spain

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

Atajate is a coastal city in Spain. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 170 people. The water temperature around Atajate varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 14.7°C (58.4°F) in January up to 20.5°C (68.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Atajate 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 Atajate?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Atajate is about:
18°C (64°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Atajate. A good spot nearby is Cabopino, which is 30km (22miles) away from Atajate. Click here to check out more information on Cabopino and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Atajate are Fuengirola, which is ca 35.4km (22miles) away, and Puerto marina, located 41km (25.5miles) from Atajate.

Are there beaches close by?

There are several gorgeous beaches in close proximity to Atajate. The nearest one is La Jara beach, which is just 15.7km (9.8miles) away from Atajate. Another gorgeous beach near Atajate is La Hacienda beach, which is ca 15.9km (9.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Atajate?

The sea temperature around Atajate is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (69°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during winter, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 15°C (58°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Atajate?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (60-69°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Atajate: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Atajate...

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