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

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

Melicucco is a coastal city in Italy. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 4599 people. The water temperature around Melicucco changes dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 14°C (57.2°F) in March up to 25.2°C (77.4°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Melicucco 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 Melicucco?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to Melicucco is approximately:
18°C (65°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are close to Melicucco. The closest decent spot is Playa Sicily, which is almost 85.3km (53miles) away from Melicucco. Click here for more information on Playa Sicily and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Magaggiari Sicily, which is roughly 162.6km (101miles) away from Melicucco. Another fun surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily, located approximately 162.6km (101miles) from Melicucco.

Are there beautiful beaches located close to Melicucco?

Yes, there are several beautiful beaches near to Melicucco. The nearest one is Gioia Tauro, which is 8.6km (5.3miles) away from Melicucco. Another gorgeous beach near Melicucco is Nicotera, which is roughly 10.5km (6.6miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Melicucco?

The water temperature around Melicucco is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Melicucco. However, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 14°C (57°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Melicucco?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Melicucco: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Melicucco...

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