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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Comporta, Portugal

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Comporta...

Comporta is a surf spot in Portugal. The water temperature around Comporta varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 14.3°C (57.8°F) in February up to 20.2°C (68.4°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Comporta 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 Comporta?

The current water temperature in the month of December at Comporta is ca:
0°C (32°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are other surf spots in proximity to Comporta. The nearest one is Carvalhal, which is 5.3km (3.3miles) away from Comporta. Click here to check out more information on Carvalhal and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Comporta is Troia, which is 6km (3.7miles) away.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

There are a few other beaches in close proximity to Comporta. The nearest one is Setúbal, which is just 11.1km (6.9miles) away from Comporta. Another beach near Comporta is Setúbal, which is ca 11.1km (6.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Comporta?

The sea temperature at Comporta is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°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 at Comporta. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to nearly 14°C (58°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly 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 Comporta?

Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during fall when temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Comporta: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Comporta...

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