Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Castelmola, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Castelmola...
Castelmola is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 475 people.
The water temperature around Castelmola varies extremely throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.8°C (56.9°F) in March up to 24.7°C (76.5°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Castelmola 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 Castelmola?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Castelmola is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Castelmola?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Castelmola. The closest decent spot is Playa Sicily, which is 28.9km (17.9miles) away from Castelmola. Click here
to check out more information on Playa Sicily and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Magaggiari Sicily
, which is roughly 121km (75.1miles) away from Castelmola. Another surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily
, located approximately 121km (75.1miles) from Castelmola.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to Castelmola. The closest decent beach is Reggio Calabria
, which is 26.7km (16.6miles) away from Castelmola. Another beautiful beach near Castelmola is Melito di Porto Salvo
, which is roughly 28km (17.4miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Castelmola?
The sea temperature around Castelmola is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°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 for most people, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Castelmola. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures drop down to 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Castelmola?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during fall when water temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Castelmola: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Castelmola...
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