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

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

Barreiros is a coastal city in Spain. The water temperature around Barreiros has moderate variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 12.4°C (54.3°F) in January up to 20°C (68°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Barreiros 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 Barreiros?

The current water temperature in the month of December near Barreiros is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots close to Barreiros?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to Barreiros. The closest one is Peizas, which is only 2.2km (1.6miles) away from Barreiros. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Peizas and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Barreiros are Foz Area, which is ca 2.5km (1.6miles) away, and Rinlo, located roughly 6.3km (3.9miles) from Barreiros.

Are there nice beaches near Barreiros?

Yes, there are some other nice beaches in proximity to Barreiros. The closest one is Peñarronda, which is only 12.2km (7.6miles) away from Barreiros. Another nice beach near Barreiros is Arnela, which is roughly 12.9km (8miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Barreiros?

The water temperature around Barreiros is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during winter, temperatures reach lows of roughly 12°C (54°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Barreiros?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Barreiros: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Barreiros...

Do you know what the the city Pantla in Mexico, the city Prazzo Superiore in Italy, and the city Obanos in Spain have in common with Barreiros? Click on the links to find out...