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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cotia, Brazil

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

Cotia is a coastal city in Brazil. It is a comparatively mid-size city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 174828 people. The water temperature around Cotia varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 20°C (68°F) in June up to 28.7°C (83.7°F) in the month of January, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (74°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Cotia is located in the southern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature near Cotia?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Cotia is about:
20°C (68°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Cotia. A good spot nearby is Santos, which is roughly 44.2km (30.9miles) away from Cotia. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Santos and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Cotia are Tombo, which is 49.7km (30.9miles) away, and Pitangueiras Beach, located roughly 49.8km (30.9miles) from Cotia.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Cotia. The closest decent beach is Santos, which is just 45km (27.9miles) away from Cotia. Another fun beach near Cotia is Guarujá, which is ca 49.8km (30.9miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Cotia?

The water temperature around Cotia is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Cotia. However, during May, June, and Jul, temperatures drop down to nearly 20°C (68°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Cotia?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F) during May, June, and Jul. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during winter when temperatures range from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Cotia: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Cotia...

Do you know what the the city Sovramonte in Italy, the city Wakaf in Indonesia, and the city Althen-des-Paluds in France have in common with Cotia? Click on the links to find out...