Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Favignana, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Favignana...
Favignana is an island in Italy.
It is located in the Aegadian Islands island group.
The water temperature around Favignana changes dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14°C (57.2°F) in January up to 25.4°C (77.7°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 Favignana 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 Favignana?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Favignana is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Favignana. A good spot nearby is Magaggiari Sicily, which is just 44.1km (32.9miles) away from Favignana. Click here
to check out more information on Magaggiari Sicily and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Favignana are Isola Delle FemminePA-LA BAIA Sicily
, which is approximately 52.9km (32.9miles) away, and Playa Sicily
, located approximately 154.6km (96miles) from Favignana.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Favignana. The next good beach is Sounine
, which is more than 129.2km (80.3miles) away from Favignana. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Marina di Ragusa
, 146.5km (91miles) away from Favignana.
What wetsuit is needed for Favignana?
The water temperature around Favignana is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Favignana. Nevertheless, during winter, temperatures reach lows of 14°C (57°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required 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 recommended to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Favignana?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when water temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (69-78°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 Favignana: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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