Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Chichaoua, Morocco
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Chichaoua...
Chichaoua is a coastal city in Morocco.
The water temperature around Chichaoua has moderate variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.9°C (58.8°F) in August up to 20.8°C (69.4°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Chichaoua 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 Chichaoua?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Chichaoua is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Chichaoua?
There are not many surf spots close to Chichaoua. A spot, which is not too far away, is Essaouira, which is about 59.4km (37.9miles) away from Chichaoua. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Essaouira and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Chichaoua are Safi Garden
, which is roughly 61km (37.9miles) away, and Sidi Kaouki
, located approximately 62.7km (38.9miles) from Chichaoua.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to Chichaoua. One beach, which is not too far away, is Essaouira
, which is just 58.8km (36.5miles) away from Chichaoua. Another nice beach near Chichaoua is Agadir
, which is approximately 91.8km (57miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Chichaoua?
The sea temperature around Chichaoua is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (69°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Chichaoua. However, during late summer, sea temperatures drop down to 15°C (59°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Chichaoua?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F) during July, August, and September. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during August, September, and October when water temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (60-69°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Chichaoua: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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