Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Galatina, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Galatina...
Galatina is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 19569 people.
The water temperature around Galatina changes extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.5°F) in February up to 26.4°C (79.6°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Galatina 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 Galatina?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Galatina is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Galatina?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Galatina. A good spot nearby is Kastro Point, which is 134km (83.2miles) away from Galatina. Click here
for directions and for more information on Kastro Point and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Amoudia Left
, which is approximately 139.4km (86.6miles) away from Galatina. Another fun surfspot is Amoudia Left
, located roughly 139.4km (86.6miles) from Galatina.
Are there beaches close by?
There are some gorgeous beaches in proximity to Galatina. The nearest one is Galatone
, which is only 5.5km (3.4miles) away from Galatina. Another beach near Galatina is Melendugno
, which is ca 11km (6.9miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Galatina?
The sea temperature around Galatina is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (80°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to roughly 13°C (55°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Galatina?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (71-80°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Galatina: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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