Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Costa Ballena, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Costa Ballena...
Costa Ballena is a surf spot in Spain.
The water temperature around Costa Ballena changes moderately year round.
The temperature ranges from 14.9°C (58.7°F) in January up to 22.3°C (72.2°F) in the month of September, 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 early fall, since Costa Ballena 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 Costa Ballena?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Costa Ballena is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Costa Ballena?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Costa Ballena. The nearest one is Cadiz, which is just 14.1km (8.8miles) away from Costa Ballena. Click here
for more information on Cadiz and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Costa Ballena is Camposoto
, which is 20.7km (12.8miles) away.
Are there nice beaches near by?
Yes, there are some beaches near to Costa Ballena. The nearest one is La Regla beach
, which is 3.1km (1.9miles) away from Costa Ballena. Another fun beach near Costa Ballena is Chipiona
, which is roughly 3.2km (2miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Costa Ballena?
The water temperature at Costa Ballena is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Costa Ballena. Nevertheless, during winter, temperatures drop down to nearly 15°C (59°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, 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 hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Costa Ballena?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during August, September, and October when water temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Costa Ballena: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Costa Ballena...
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