Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Fornelos de Montes, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Fornelos de Montes...
Fornelos de Montes is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 2063 people.
The water temperature around Fornelos de Montes changes moderately throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.9°C (53.4°F) in February up to 17.4°C (63.3°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Fornelos de Montes 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 Fornelos de Montes?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Fornelos de Montes is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Fornelos de Montes. The closest one is Playa Areas-Los Muertos, which is just 16.9km (11.7miles) away from Fornelos de Montes. Click here
for directions and for more information on Playa Areas-Los Muertos and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Fornelos de Montes are Samil
, which is ca 18.8km (11.7miles) away, and Montalvo Beach
, located approximately 20.6km (12.8miles) from Fornelos de Montes.
Are there beaches close to Fornelos de Montes?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Fornelos de Montes. The closest decent beach is Barro
, which is just 17km (10.6miles) away from Fornelos de Montes. Another beach near Fornelos de Montes is Galicia
, 22.9km (14.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Fornelos de Montes?
The water temperature around Fornelos de Montes is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 12°C (53°F). In this season, 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-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Fornelos de Montes?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Fornelos de Montes: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Fornelos de Montes...
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