Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dolores, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dolores...
Dolores is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 7132 people.
The water temperature around Dolores varies dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.3°F) in March up to 26.9°C (80.4°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Dolores 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 Dolores?
The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Dolores is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Dolores. A good spot nearby is La Mata, which is roughly 11.2km (14.8miles) away from Dolores. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on La Mata and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Dolores are Calita
, which is ca 23.8km (14.8miles) away, and Playa San Juan
, located 25.4km (15.8miles) from Dolores.
Are there beaches close by?
There are not many beaches close to Dolores. The next good one is La Ñora
, which is just 25.4km (15.8miles) away from Dolores. Another fun beach near Dolores is Chica beach
, which is ca 26.8km (16.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Dolores?
The sea temperature around Dolores is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Dolores. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to 13°C (55°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Dolores?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during fall when temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Dolores: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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