Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ferreiras, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ferreiras...
Ferreiras is a coastal city in Portugal.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 5157 people.
The water temperature around Ferreiras varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.5°C (58.1°F) in February up to 20.4°C (68.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Ferreiras 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 Ferreiras?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Ferreiras is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Ferreiras. The closest one is Albufeira, which is just 3.1km (2.5miles) away from Ferreiras. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Albufeira and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Ferreiras are Barranco da Belharucas
, which is roughly 4km (2.5miles) away, and Pirata or Ponta do Levante
, located roughly 9.3km (5.8miles) from Ferreiras.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are several other beautiful beaches near to Ferreiras. The closest one is Praia da Oura
, which is just 2.7km (1.7miles) away from Ferreiras. Another beautiful beach near Ferreiras is Praia da Balaia
, which is ca 2.8km (1.7miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Ferreiras?
The water temperature around Ferreiras is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (69°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Ferreiras. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures reach lows of roughly 15°C (58°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Ferreiras?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during fall when temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (60-69°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Ferreiras: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Ferreiras...
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