Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Castro, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Castro...
Castro is a beach in Italy.
The water temperature around Castro has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.5°F) in February up to 26.1°C (79°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Castro 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 Castro?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Castro is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Castro. The next good one is Kastro Point, which is almost 116.7km (72.5miles) away from Castro. Click here
for more information on Kastro Point and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Amoudia Left
, which is ca 122km (75.8miles) away from Castro. Another fun surfspot is Amoudia Left
, located roughly 122km (75.8miles) from Castro.
Are there any other nice beaches close by?
Yes, there are several gorgeous beaches near to Castro. The nearest one is Diso
, which is only 1.7km (1.1miles) away from Castro. Another beautiful beach near Castro is Andrano
, which is ca 2.5km (1.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Castro?
The water temperature at Castro is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Castro. However, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to roughly 13°C (55°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 chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Castro?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Castro: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Castro...
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in Indonesia, the city Vir
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in Italy have in common with Castro? Click on the links to find out...