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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cortale, Italy

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

Cortale is a coastal city in Italy. It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2002 people. The water temperature around Cortale changes significantly during the year. The temperature ranges from 14.6°C (58.2°F) in January up to 26.6°C (79.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Cortale 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 Cortale?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near Cortale is about:
15°C (60°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not many surf spots are in proximity to Cortale. The next good one is Playa Sicily, which is more than 119.4km (74.1miles) away from Cortale. Click here for more information on Playa Sicily and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Magaggiari Sicily, which is 186.7km (115.9miles) away from Cortale. Another surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily, located ca 186.7km (115.9miles) from Cortale.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are other gorgeous beaches near to Cortale. The closest one is Borgia, which is 5.5km (3.4miles) away from Cortale. Another gorgeous beach near Cortale is Squillace, which is ca 7.1km (4.4miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Cortale?

The sea temperature around Cortale is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°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 temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during December, January, and February, temperatures reach lows of nearly 15°C (58°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Cortale?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F) during December, January, and February. 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 summer when water temperatures range from 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Cortale: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Cortale...

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