Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Calp, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Calp...
Calp is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 29666 people.
The water temperature around Calp has a large variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.2°C (55.8°F) in February up to 26.6°C (79.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Calp 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 Calp?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Calp is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Calp?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Calp. The nearest one is Calpe Rock, which is just 0.3km (7.7miles) away from Calp. Click here
to check out more information on Calpe Rock and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Calp are Montgo di Bongo
, which is 12.4km (7.7miles) away, and La Siesta
, located 12.7km (7.9miles) from Calp.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Calp. The closest decent beach is Chica beach
, which is 75.1km (46.6miles) away from Calp. Another nice beach near Calp is La Ñora
, which is 81.3km (50.5miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Calp?
The water temperature around Calp is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to roughly 13°C (56°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Calp?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Calp: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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