Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Balestrino, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Balestrino...
Balestrino is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 387 people.
The water temperature around Balestrino has moderate variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.1°C (55.6°F) in March up to 22.7°C (72.9°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Balestrino 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 Balestrino?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Balestrino is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Balestrino?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Balestrino. The nearest one is Albenga, which is just 6.3km (5.1miles) away from Balestrino. Click here
for more information on Albenga and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Balestrino are Alassio
, which is 8.2km (5.1miles) away, and Finale Ligure
, located ca 9km (5.6miles) from Balestrino.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are several other gorgeous beaches near to Balestrino. The nearest one is Ceriale
, which is only 3.6km (2.2miles) away from Balestrino. Another beautiful beach near Balestrino is Borghetto Santo Spirito
, which is ca 3.6km (2.3miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Balestrino?
The sea temperature around Balestrino is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to approximately 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Balestrino?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Balestrino: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Balestrino...
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in France, and the city Mombarcaro
in Italy have in common with Balestrino? Click on the links to find out...