Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Girona, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Girona...
Girona is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a comparatively mid-size city close to the water with a population of 96188 people.
The water temperature around Girona varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.7°C (54.9°F) in February up to 23.4°C (74.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Girona 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 Girona?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Girona is about:
Are there surf spots near Girona?
There are not too many surf spots close to Girona. A good spot nearby is Collioure bay, which is about 39.9km (27.6miles) away from Girona. Click here
for more information on Collioure bay and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Girona are Masnou
, which is approximately 44.5km (27.6miles) away, and Canet plage
, located ca 50.7km (31.5miles) from Girona.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Girona. One beach, which is not too far away, is Pals Beach
, which is 19.2km (11.9miles) away from Girona. Another beautiful beach near Girona is Lloret Beach
, which is ca 20.1km (12.5miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Girona?
The water temperature around Girona is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 13°C (55°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Girona?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Girona: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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