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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Minervino di Lecce, Italy

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Minervino di Lecce...

Minervino di Lecce is a coastal city in Italy. It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 2268 people. The water temperature around Minervino di Lecce changes extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.5°F) in February up to 26.1°C (79°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Minervino di Lecce 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 Minervino di Lecce?

The current water temperature in the month of January near Minervino di Lecce is ca:
14°C (57°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to Minervino di Lecce?

Not many surf spots are located close to Minervino di Lecce. The closest decent spot is Kastro Point, which is 119.4km (74.2miles) away from Minervino di Lecce. Click here for directions and for more information on Kastro Point and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Amoudia Left, which is approximately 124.8km (77.5miles) away from Minervino di Lecce. Another good surfspot is Amoudia Left, located ca 124.8km (77.5miles) from Minervino di Lecce.

Are there white sand beaches close to Minervino di Lecce?

There are several other nice beaches close to Minervino di Lecce. The nearest one is Diso, which is only 5.8km (3.6miles) away from Minervino di Lecce. Another beach near Minervino di Lecce is Castro, which is ca 6km (3.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Minervino di Lecce?

The sea temperature around Minervino di Lecce is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to nearly 13°C (55°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok 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 hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Minervino di Lecce?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Minervino di Lecce: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Minervino di Lecce...

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