Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Costitx, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Costitx...
Costitx is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1001 people.
The water temperature around Costitx changes dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.3°C (55.9°F) in February up to 26.9°C (80.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Costitx 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 Costitx?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Costitx is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Costitx. The closest one is Malpas, which is only 17.5km (12.2miles) away from Costitx. Click here
for more information on Malpas and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Costitx are Mallorca-Cala Major
, which is 19.7km (12.2miles) away, and Mallorca-Es Trenc
, located ca 21.9km (13.6miles) from Costitx.
Are there nice beaches located close to Costitx?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Costitx. The next good beach is Poniente
, which is 18.7km (11.6miles) away from Costitx. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Nova Icària Beach
, 125.9km (78.2miles) away from Costitx.
What wetsuit is needed for Costitx?
The water temperature around Costitx 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 thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to 13°C (56°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some 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 scuba diving and fishing near Costitx?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°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. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Costitx: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Costitx...
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in the Cook Islands, the city Pontevedra
in the Spain, and the city Amio
in the Philippines have in common with Costitx? Click on the links to find out...