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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Galatro, Italy

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Galatro...

Galatro is a coastal city in Italy. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1769 people. The water temperature around Galatro varies extremely during the year. The temperature ranges from 14°C (57.2°F) in March up to 25.2°C (77.4°F) in the month of July, 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 summer, since Galatro 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 Galatro?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters around Galatro is ca:
15°C (59°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not many surf spots are close to Galatro. The next good one is Playa Sicily, which is 88.5km (55miles) away from Galatro. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Playa Sicily and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Magaggiari Sicily, which is roughly 165.6km (102.9miles) away from Galatro. Another good surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily, located roughly 165.6km (102.9miles) from Galatro.

Are there sandy beaches in proximity to Galatro?

There are other nice beaches near to Galatro. The nearest one is Grotteria, which is only 10.8km (6.7miles) away from Galatro. Another good beach near Galatro is Nicotera, which is 11.2km (7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Galatro?

The sea temperature around Galatro is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during early spring, sea temperatures cool down to roughly 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Galatro?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Galatro: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Galatro...

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