Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Castellar, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Castellar...
Castellar is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 102 people.
The water temperature around Castellar changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 13.5°C (56.3°F) in February up to 23.7°C (74.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Castellar 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 Castellar?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Castellar is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Castellar. A spot, which is not too far away, is Finale Ligure, which is roughly 54.7km (34.8miles) away from Castellar. Click here
to check out more information on Finale Ligure and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Castellar are Albenga
, which is approximately 56km (34.8miles) away, and Alassio
, located ca 56.1km (34.9miles) from Castellar.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Castellar. The next good one is Loano
, which is only 53.1km (33miles) away from Castellar. Another nice beach near Castellar is Pietra Ligure
, roughly 53.1km (33miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Castellar?
The water temperature around Castellar is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Castellar. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures reach lows of nearly 14°C (56°F). During this time, 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 windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Castellar?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (56-65°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures range from 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Castellar: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Castellar...
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