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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ilha do Mel, Brazil

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ilha do Mel...

Ilha do Mel is a surf spot in Brazil. The water temperature around Ilha do Mel has moderate variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 19.6°C (67.4°F) in July up to 26.2°C (79.1°F) in the month of March, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is early spring, since Ilha do Mel is located in the southern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature at Ilha do Mel?

The current water temperature in the month of July at Ilha do Mel is about:
20°C (67°F)

Are there any other surf spots near Ilha do Mel?

There are not too many surf spots close to Ilha do Mel. A spot that might be worth checking out is Pico de Matinhos, which is 23.6km (14.7miles) away from Ilha do Mel. Click here to check out more information on Pico de Matinhos and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Ilha do Mel is Praia da Saudade, which is roughly 48.8km (30.3miles) away.

Are there beaches near by?

No, not too many beaches are near to Ilha do Mel. The next good beach is Ilha Comprida, which is almost 73.2km (45.5miles) away from Ilha do Mel. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Florianópolis, roughly 142.3km (88.4miles) away from Ilha do Mel.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Ilha do Mel?

The water temperature at Ilha do Mel is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of February, March, and April. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or 1mm 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 summer, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 20°C (67°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Ilha do Mel?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (67-76°F) during June, July, and August. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during spring when water temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Ilha do Mel: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Ilha do Mel...

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