Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cal, Brazil
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Cal...
Cal is a surf spot in Brazil.
The water temperature around Cal varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.8°C (60.4°F) in August up to 24.9°C (76.7°F) in the month of March, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Cal is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature at Cal?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Cal is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Cal?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Cal. The nearest one is Prainha, which is only 0.6km (0.4miles) away from Cal. Click here
to check out more information on Prainha and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Cal is Guarita
, which is approximately 0.6km (0.4miles) away.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Cal. A good beach nearby is Beach of Praia Grande
, which is more than 128.4km (79.7miles) away from Cal. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Florianópolis
, approximately 141.2km (87.7miles) away from Cal.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Cal?
The water temperature at Cal is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Cal. However, during July, August, and September, temperatures cool down to roughly 16°C (60°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly 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 Cal?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during July, August, and September. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during spring when water temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Cal: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Cal...
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in the United States, the city Xindian
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