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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near El Pla de Santa Maria, Spain

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about El Pla de Santa Maria...

El Pla de Santa Maria is a coastal city in Spain. It is a comparatively little city close to the water with a population of 2371 people. The water temperature around El Pla de Santa Maria varies dramatically throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 12.7°C (54.8°F) in February up to 27°C (80.6°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 El Pla de Santa Maria 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 El Pla de Santa Maria?

The current water temperature in the month of April near El Pla de Santa Maria is about:
14°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots near El Pla de Santa Maria?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to El Pla de Santa Maria. The nearest one is Torre Bank, which is 16.7km (10.9miles) away from El Pla de Santa Maria. Click here to check out more information on Torre Bank and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near El Pla de Santa Maria are Comandancia, which is approximately 17.5km (10.9miles) away, and Segur de Calafell, located ca 20.5km (12.7miles) from El Pla de Santa Maria.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to El Pla de Santa Maria. One beach, which is not too far away, is Catalonia, which is 19.7km (12.2miles) away from El Pla de Santa Maria. Another nice beach near El Pla de Santa Maria is Nova Icària Beach, which is 47.3km (29.4miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for El Pla de Santa Maria?

The water temperature around El Pla de Santa Maria is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around El Pla de Santa Maria. However, during late winter, temperatures come down to roughly 13°C (55°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to El Pla de Santa Maria?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to El Pla de Santa Maria: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about El Pla de Santa Maria...

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