Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Brela, Croatia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Brela...
Brela is a beach in Croatia.
The water temperature around Brela varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.4°F) in February up to 23.1°C (73.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Brela 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 Brela?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Brela is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Brela. The closest decent spot is Capo Vieste, which is 108.3km (67.3miles) away from Brela. Click here
to check out more information on Capo Vieste and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Fano-Sassonia
, which is 197.2km (122.5miles) away from Brela. Another fun surfspot is Fano-Sassonia
, located roughly 197.2km (122.5miles) from Brela.
Are there any other beaches in close proximity to Brela?
Yes, there are more nice beaches close to Brela. The nearest one is Zlatni Rat
, which is only 16.8km (10.5miles) away from Brela. Another good beach near Brela is Trsteno
, which is 121km (75.1miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Brela?
The water temperature at Brela is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures cool down to nearly 13°C (55°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required 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 carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Brela?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Brela: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Brela...
Do you know what the Litvin Seamount
in Italy, and the city Elpersbuttel
in Germany have in common with Brela? Click on the links to find out...