Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Francavilla di Sicilia, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Francavilla di Sicilia...
Francavilla di Sicilia is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a fairly dense town close to the ocean with a population of 3866 people.
The water temperature around Francavilla di Sicilia has significant variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 13.8°C (56.9°F) in March up to 24.7°C (76.5°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Francavilla di Sicilia 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 Francavilla di Sicilia?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Francavilla di Sicilia is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Francavilla di Sicilia. The closest decent spot is Playa Sicily, which is 30km (18.7miles) away from Francavilla di Sicilia. Click here
for directions and for more information on Playa Sicily and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Magaggiari Sicily
, which is 113km (70.2miles) away from Francavilla di Sicilia. Another surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily
, located 113km (70.2miles) from Francavilla di Sicilia.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to Francavilla di Sicilia. The closest decent beach is Reggio Calabria
, which is 31.2km (19.4miles) away from Francavilla di Sicilia. Another fun beach near Francavilla di Sicilia is Villa San Giovanni
, approximately 34.7km (21.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Francavilla di Sicilia?
The sea temperature around Francavilla di Sicilia is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required 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 diving and fishing close to Francavilla di Sicilia?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during fall when water temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Francavilla di Sicilia: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Francavilla di Sicilia...
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