Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gozo-Ramla Bay, Malta
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gozo-Ramla Bay...
Gozo-Ramla Bay is a surf spot in Malta.
The water temperature around Gozo-Ramla Bay has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.6°C (58.3°F) in February up to 25.4°C (77.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Gozo-Ramla Bay 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 at Gozo-Ramla Bay?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Gozo-Ramla Bay is ca:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are other surf spots in close proximity to Gozo-Ramla Bay. The closest one is Mellieha bay, which is just 7.5km (4.6miles) away from Gozo-Ramla Bay. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Mellieha bay and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near Gozo-Ramla Bay is Golden bay
, which is roughly 9.4km (5.8miles) away.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
There are more beautiful beaches near to Gozo-Ramla Bay. The closest one is Ramla Bay
, which is only 0.1km (0miles) away from Gozo-Ramla Bay. Another nice beach near Gozo-Ramla Bay is San Blas
, which is ca 1km (0.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Gozo-Ramla Bay?
The sea temperature at Gozo-Ramla Bay is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to nearly 15°C (58°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Gozo-Ramla Bay?
Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Gozo-Ramla Bay: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Gozo-Ramla Bay...
Do you know what the the city Saint-Meme-les-Carrieres
in France, the city Xinqiao
in China, and the city Trecenta
in Italy have in common with Gozo-Ramla Bay? Click on the links to find out...