Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Melia, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Melia...
Melia is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a quite little city close to the water with a population of 374 people.
The water temperature around Melia has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.3°F) in March up to 25.1°C (77.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Melia 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 Melia?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Melia is about:
Are there surf spots near Melia?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Melia. The closest decent spot is Playa Sicily, which is almost 31.8km (19.7miles) away from Melia. Click here
for directions and for more information on Playa Sicily and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Magaggiari Sicily
, which is 120.3km (74.7miles) away from Melia. Another fun surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily
, located ca 120.3km (74.7miles) from Melia.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches close to Melia. The closest decent beach is Reggio Calabria
, which is only 24.8km (15.4miles) away from Melia. Another fun beach near Melia is Melito di Porto Salvo
, approximately 27.8km (17.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Melia?
The water temperature around Melia is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°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 sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Melia. However, during early spring, temperatures cool down to nearly 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Melia?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Melia: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Melia...
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