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

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

Crotone is a beach in Italy. The water temperature around Crotone changes significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 13.3°C (56°F) in February up to 24.9°C (76.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Crotone 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 Crotone?

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

Are there surf spots near Crotone?

Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Crotone. A spot that might be worth checking out is Playa Sicily, which is more than 157.9km (98.1miles) away from Crotone. Click here for directions and for more information on Playa Sicily and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Krioneri PARGA, which is roughly 175.9km (109.2miles) away from Crotone. Another good surfspot is Krioneri PARGA, located approximately 175.9km (109.2miles) from Crotone.

Are there any other beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are some beautiful beaches in close proximity to Crotone. The closest one is Capo Colonna, which is just 5.5km (3.4miles) away from Crotone. Another beach near Crotone is Isola di Capo Rizzuto, which is 8.7km (5.4miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Crotone?

The water temperature at Crotone is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or light wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Crotone. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of 13°C (56°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Crotone?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Crotone: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Crotone...

Do you know what the the city Ziri in Slovenia, the city Nea Palatia in Greece, and the city Stuvenborn in Germany have in common with Crotone? Click on the links to find out...