Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Marettimo, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Marettimo...
Marettimo is an island in Italy.
It is one of the islands of the Aegadian Islands island group.
The water temperature around Marettimo changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14°C (57.2°F) in January up to 25.5°C (77.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Marettimo 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 Marettimo?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters around Marettimo is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Marettimo. The next good one is Magaggiari Sicily, which is just 56.5km (40.6miles) away from Marettimo. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Magaggiari Sicily and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Marettimo are Isola Delle FemminePA-LA BAIA Sicily
, which is 65.4km (40.6miles) away, and Cala Pira
, located roughly 157.8km (98miles) from Marettimo.
Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to Marettimo?
Not many beaches are located in proximity to Marettimo. One that might be worth checking out is Sounine
, which is 117.6km (73miles) away from Marettimo. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Marina di Ragusa
, which is approximately 159.7km (99.2miles) away from Marettimo.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Marettimo?
The sea temperature around Marettimo 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 thin top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during December, January, and February, temperatures drop down to approximately 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Marettimo?
Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing 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 are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Marettimo: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Marettimo...
Do you know what the the city Plumsteadville
in the United States, the city Fushekuqe
in the Albania, and Sharrer Basin
have in common with Marettimo? Click on the links to find out...