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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Castiglione di Sicilia, Italy

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Castiglione di Sicilia...

Castiglione di Sicilia is a coastal city in Italy. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 1817 people. The water temperature around Castiglione di Sicilia varies dramatically year round. 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 illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Castiglione di Sicilia 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 Castiglione di Sicilia?

The current water temperature in the month of January near Castiglione di Sicilia is about:
15°C (59°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Castiglione di Sicilia. A spot, which is not too far away, is Playa Sicily, which is more than 28.5km (17.7miles) away from Castiglione di Sicilia. Click here to check out more information on Playa Sicily and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Magaggiari Sicily, which is 112.4km (69.8miles) away from Castiglione di Sicilia. Another good surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily, located ca 112.4km (69.8miles) from Castiglione di Sicilia.

Are there beaches close by?

There are not too many beaches in proximity to Castiglione di Sicilia. One beach, which is not too far away, is Reggio Calabria, which is just 32.7km (20.3miles) away from Castiglione di Sicilia. Another beach near Castiglione di Sicilia is Melito di Porto Salvo, which is roughly 36.2km (22.5miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Castiglione di Sicilia?

The sea temperature around Castiglione di Sicilia 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 top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Castiglione di Sicilia. Nevertheless, during early spring, sea temperatures cool down to 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine 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 wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Castiglione di Sicilia?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during fall when temperatures range from 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 Castiglione di Sicilia: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Castiglione di Sicilia...

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