Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Fortaleza, Brazil
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Fortaleza...
Fortaleza is a beach in Brazil.
The water temperature around Fortaleza is close to steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.4°C (77.7°F) in September up to 28.4°C (83°F) in the month of April, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Fortaleza is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature at Fortaleza?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Fortaleza is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Fortaleza. The closest one is Iracema ponte metalica, which is only 1.1km (2.7miles) away from Fortaleza. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Iracema ponte metalica and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Fortaleza are Titanzinho
, which is ca 4.4km (2.7miles) away, and Futuro
, located 4.8km (3miles) from Fortaleza.
Are there any other nice beaches located close to Fortaleza?
No, there are not many beaches near to Fortaleza. A good beach nearby is Canoa Quebrada
, which is just 78.8km (48.9miles) away from Fortaleza. Another nice beach near Fortaleza is Icaraí
, ca 91.2km (56.7miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Fortaleza?
The average water temperature at Fortaleza is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with very little changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Fortaleza. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Fortaleza can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Fortaleza?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (74-83°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Fortaleza: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Fortaleza...
Do you know what the the city Terrak
in Norway, the city Salcedo
in Dominican Republic, and Tamayo Fracture Zone
have in common with Fortaleza? Click on the links to find out...