Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Belgas, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Belgas...
Belgas is a surf spot in Portugal.
The water temperature around Belgas changes moderately during the year.
The temperature ranges from 14°C (57.2°F) in February up to 20°C (68°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Belgas 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 Belgas?
The current water temperature in the month of September at Belgas is about:
Are there any other surf spots located close to Belgas?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Belgas. The closest one is Foz do Arelho, which is just 1.5km (0.9miles) away from Belgas. Click here
for more information on Foz do Arelho and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Belgas is Almagreira
, which is 4.2km (2.6miles) away.
Are there beaches close by?
There are some other beautiful beaches close to Belgas. The nearest one is Peniche
, which is 8.2km (5.1miles) away from Belgas. Another beach near Belgas is Praia da Consolação
, which is roughly 8.5km (5.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Belgas?
The sea temperature at Belgas is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Belgas. However, during late winter, temperatures cool down to 14°C (57°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some 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 hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Belgas?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°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 June, July, and August when sea temperatures reach 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Belgas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Belgas...
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