Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cala Arenas, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Cala Arenas...
Cala Arenas is a beach in Spain.
The water temperature around Cala Arenas has slight variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 15.7°C (60.3°F) in March up to 19.8°C (67.7°F) in the month of September, 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 early fall, since Cala Arenas 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 Cala Arenas?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Cala Arenas is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Cala Arenas. A spot, which is not too far away, is Tarifa, which is just 9.3km (18.1miles) away from Cala Arenas. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Tarifa and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Cala Arenas are Barbate
, which is 29.2km (18.1miles) away, and Faro de Trafalgar
, located approximately 33.9km (21.1miles) from Cala Arenas.
Are there any other beautiful beaches close by?
Yes, there are a few gorgeous beaches close to Cala Arenas. The closest one is Algeciras
, which is only 5.6km (3.5miles) away from Cala Arenas. Another beach near Cala Arenas is El Rinconcillo beach
, which is ca 7km (4.4miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Cala Arenas?
The average water temperature at Cala Arenas is not very warm, around 18°C (64°F), with very little variations throughout the year. This is why a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Cala Arenas. That being said, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to carry a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are February, March, and April. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the fall, especially in the months of August, September, and October.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Cala Arenas?
Diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters are mostly cool, reaching temperatures between 15 and 20°C (59-68°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Cala Arenas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Cala Arenas...
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in Mexico, the geo Burk Basin
, and the city Riells i Viabrea
in Spain have in common with Cala Arenas? Click on the links to find out...