Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mallorca Channel
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mallorca Channel...
Mallorca Channel is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Mallorca Channel changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.9°C (57°F) in February up to 26.8°C (80.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Mallorca Channel 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 Mallorca Channel?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Mallorca Channel is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Mallorca Channel?
There are not too many surf spots close to Mallorca Channel. A good spot nearby is Ibiza-Cala Nova, which is 25km (21.6miles) away from Mallorca Channel. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Ibiza-Cala Nova and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Mallorca Channel are Paguera -Tora-
, which is ca 34.8km (21.6miles) away, and Mallorca-Cala Major
, located roughly 42.3km (26.2miles) from Mallorca Channel.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are near to Mallorca Channel. A beach, which is not too far away, is Poniente
, which is more than 43.8km (27.2miles) away from Mallorca Channel. If you have some extra time, you can also try Nova Icària Beach
, approximately 148.6km (92.3miles) away from Mallorca Channel.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Mallorca Channel?
The water temperature at Mallorca Channel is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Mallorca Channel. However, during late winter, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Mallorca Channel?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Mallorca Channel: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Mallorca Channel...
Do you know what the the city Oskarshamn
in Sweden, the city Tarragindi
in Australia, and the city Fiumana
in Italy have in common with Mallorca Channel? Click on the links to find out...