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

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

Lerici is a beach in Italy. The water temperature around Lerici varies significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 12.6°C (54.6°F) in March up to 24.3°C (75.7°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Lerici 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 Lerici?

The current water temperature in the month of December at Lerici is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Lerici. The nearest one is Marinella di Sarzana, which is only 4.3km (3.9miles) away from Lerici. Click here to check out more information on Marinella di Sarzana and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Lerici are Marina di Carrara-Idrovora, which is ca 6.3km (3.9miles) away, and Cinquale, located ca 13km (8.1miles) from Lerici.

Are there any other beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are several gorgeous beaches close to Lerici. The nearest one is Ameglia, which is only 2km (1.2miles) away from Lerici. Another good beach near Lerici is Sarzana, which is ca 3.4km (2.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Lerici?

The water temperature at Lerici is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures drop down to 13°C (55°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required 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 recommended to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Lerici?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Lerici: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Lerici...

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