Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto...
Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 34598 people.
The water temperature around Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto has a large variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.8°C (56.9°F) in February up to 26.6°C (79.9°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto 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 Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto. The next good one is Playa Sicily, which is 48km (29.8miles) away from Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Playa Sicily and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Magaggiari Sicily
, which is roughly 115.6km (71.8miles) away from Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto. Another surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily
, located 115.6km (71.8miles) from Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are not many beaches in close proximity to Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto. The next good one is Villa San Giovanni
, which is 23.4km (14.5miles) away from Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto. Another fun beach near Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto is Reggio Calabria
, which is 23.8km (14.8miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto?
The sea temperature around Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures come down to 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 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 Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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