Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Figuera da Foz, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Figuera da Foz...
Figuera da Foz is a beach in Portugal.
The water temperature around Figuera da Foz has moderate variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.8°C (55°F) in February up to 19°C (66.3°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Figuera da Foz 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 Figuera da Foz?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Figuera da Foz is about:
Are there surf spots near Figuera da Foz?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Figuera da Foz. The closest one is Cabedelo, which is only 0.9km (0.9miles) away from Figuera da Foz. Click here
to check out more information on Cabedelo and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Figuera da Foz are Buarcos
, which is ca 1.4km (0.9miles) away, and Cova Gala
, located approximately 1.8km (1.1miles) from Figuera da Foz.
Are there any other beautiful beaches near Figuera da Foz?
Yes, there are some other nice beaches close to Figuera da Foz. The nearest one is Praia de Quiaios
, which is only 4.4km (2.7miles) away from Figuera da Foz. Another fun beach near Figuera da Foz is Praia da Tocha
, which is ca 12.3km (7.6miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Figuera da Foz?
The water temperature at Figuera da Foz is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Figuera da Foz. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures cool down to roughly 13°C (55°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy 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 Figuera da Foz?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Figuera da Foz: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Figuera da Foz...
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