Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Catanzaro, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Catanzaro...
Catanzaro is a beach in Italy.
The water temperature around Catanzaro varies significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 14.6°C (58.2°F) in January up to 25.3°C (77.5°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Catanzaro 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 Catanzaro?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Catanzaro is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Catanzaro. A good spot nearby is Playa Sicily, which is 129.2km (80.3miles) away from Catanzaro. Click here
to check out more information on Playa Sicily and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Magaggiari Sicily
, which is ca 197.3km (122.5miles) away from Catanzaro. Another surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily
, located roughly 197.3km (122.5miles) from Catanzaro.
Are there any other nice beaches located close to Catanzaro?
Yes, there are several nice beaches close to Catanzaro. The nearest one is Borgia
, which is 7.1km (4.4miles) away from Catanzaro. Another fun beach near Catanzaro is Squillace
, which is ca 9.5km (5.9miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Catanzaro?
The water temperature at Catanzaro is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Catanzaro. Nevertheless, during winter, temperatures reach lows of roughly 15°C (58°F). In this season, a 3-4mm 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 windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Catanzaro?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during August, September, and October when water temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Catanzaro: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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