Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gioia del Colle, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gioia del Colle...
Gioia del Colle is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 24184 people.
The water temperature around Gioia del Colle varies dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 12.4°C (54.3°F) in March up to 27.1°C (80.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Gioia del Colle 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 Gioia del Colle?
The current water temperature in the month of July near Gioia del Colle is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Gioia del Colle. The closest decent spot is Capo Vieste, which is 88.3km (54.9miles) away from Gioia del Colle. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Capo Vieste and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Kastro Point
, which is 213.3km (132.5miles) away from Gioia del Colle. Another good surfspot is Kastro Point
, located approximately 213.3km (132.5miles) from Gioia del Colle.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Gioia del Colle. The closest decent beach is Rocca Imperiale
, which is 51.1km (31.7miles) away from Gioia del Colle. Another fun beach near Gioia del Colle is Roseto Capo Spulico
, which is roughly 58.7km (36.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Gioia del Colle?
The water temperature around Gioia del Colle is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures drop down to approximately 12°C (54°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Gioia del Colle?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Gioia del Colle: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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