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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Candelaria, Spain

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Candelaria...

Candelaria is a surf spot in Spain. The water temperature around Candelaria has moderate variability year round. The temperature ranges from 18.1°C (64.5°F) in March up to 23.2°C (73.7°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Candelaria 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 Candelaria?

The current water temperature in the month of January at Candelaria is about:
19°C (66°F)

Are there any other surf spots near Candelaria?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Candelaria. The nearest one is Los Patos, which is just 9.9km (6.1miles) away from Candelaria. Click here for more information on Los Patos and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Candelaria is El Lobo, which is roughly 14.2km (8.8miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Candelaria. The closest decent beach is O Dique, which is only 15.1km (9.4miles) away from Candelaria. Another beautiful beach near Candelaria is La Ballena beach, approximately 29.5km (18.3miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Candelaria?

The water temperature at Candelaria is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to approximately 18°C (65°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Candelaria?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during August, September, and October when water temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (65-74°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 Candelaria: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Candelaria...

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