Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Fossa, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Fossa...
Fossa is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 546 people.
The water temperature around Fossa varies extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.2°C (45°F) in February up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Fossa 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 Fossa?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters around Fossa is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Fossa. A spot that might be worth checking out is Marinaretti Anzio , which is about 73km (47.1miles) away from Fossa. Click here
for directions and for more information on Marinaretti Anzio and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Fossa are Saporetti
, which is 75.9km (47.1miles) away, and La Toscana
, located 82.5km (51.2miles) from Fossa.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are not many beaches in close proximity to Fossa. A good beach nearby is Sessa Aurunca
, which is just 76.4km (47.5miles) away from Fossa. Another beautiful beach near Fossa is Cellole
, which is approximately 77.7km (48.2miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Fossa?
The sea temperature around Fossa is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures come down to approximately 7°C (45°F). During this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Fossa?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Fossa: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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