Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Azurara, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Azurara...
Azurara is a surf spot in Portugal.
The water temperature around Azurara has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.9°C (55.2°F) in January up to 19.2°C (66.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Azurara 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 at Azurara?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Azurara is ca:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are other surf spots in proximity to Azurara. The nearest one is praia do rock, which is just 1.3km (0.8miles) away from Azurara. Click here
for directions and for more information on praia do rock and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near Azurara is Mindelo
, which is approximately 2.2km (1.4miles) away.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are a few other beaches near to Azurara. The closest one is Vila do Conde
, which is only 0.9km (0.6miles) away from Azurara. Another nice beach near Azurara is Praia Atlântica
, which is approximately 1.4km (0.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Azurara?
The sea temperature at Azurara is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (67°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Azurara. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures drop down to 13°C (55°F). During these months, a 3-4mm 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 recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Azurara?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Azurara: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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