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

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

Atarfe is a coastal city in Spain. It is a fairly dense city close to the water with a population of 15399 people. The water temperature around Atarfe varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 14.4°C (58°F) in February up to 23°C (73.3°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Atarfe 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 Atarfe?

The current water temperature in the month of January near Atarfe is about:
15°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Atarfe?

There are not many surf spots close to Atarfe. The closest decent spot is Molino de papel, which is 33.5km (24miles) away from Atarfe. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Molino de papel and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Atarfe are The chucha, which is 38.6km (24miles) away, and El chanquete, located roughly 50.9km (31.6miles) from Atarfe.

Are there gorgeous beaches near Atarfe?

There are not too many beaches near to Atarfe. A beach that might be worth checking out is Valdés, which is only 44.5km (27.7miles) away from Atarfe. Another good beach near Atarfe is Aguilar, which is 56.8km (35.3miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Atarfe?

The sea temperature around Atarfe is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures come down to 14°C (58°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Atarfe?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Atarfe: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Atarfe...

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