Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Carrara, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Carrara...
Carrara is a beach in Italy.
The water temperature around Carrara varies extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 11.2°C (52.1°F) in February up to 24°C (75.3°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Carrara 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 Carrara?
The current water temperature in the month of September at Carrara is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Carrara. The nearest one is Marina di Carrara-Idrovora, which is just 4.4km (3.4miles) away from Carrara. Click here
for more information on Marina di Carrara-Idrovora and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Carrara are Marinella di Sarzana
, which is ca 5.5km (3.4miles) away, and Cinquale
, located roughly 7.4km (4.6miles) from Carrara.
Are there any other sandy beaches near by?
There are several other beaches near to Carrara. The nearest one is Massa
, which is 3.7km (2.3miles) away from Carrara. Another fun beach near Carrara is Sarzana
, which is roughly 7km (4.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Carrara?
The sea temperature at Carrara is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or thin wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Carrara. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures drop down to 11°C (52°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Carrara?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when water temperatures range from 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Carrara: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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