Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Monte Farinha, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Monte Farinha...
Monte Farinha is an island in Portugal.
It is located in the Beira Litoral islands island group.
The water temperature around Monte Farinha has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.9°C (55.2°F) in January up to 19.2°C (66.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Monte Farinha 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 Monte Farinha?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters close to Monte Farinha is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Monte Farinha. A spot, which is not too far away, is Azurara, which is about 43.3km (27miles) away from Monte Farinha. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Azurara and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Monte Farinha are Mindelo
, which is 43.5km (27miles) away, and Matosinhos
, located approximately 43.7km (27.1miles) from Monte Farinha.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Monte Farinha. A good beach nearby is Braga
, which is only 27.9km (17.3miles) away from Monte Farinha. Another nice beach near Monte Farinha is Porto
, which is roughly 41.2km (25.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Monte Farinha?
The water temperature around Monte Farinha is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (67°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Monte Farinha. However, during winter, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 13°C (55°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people 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 near Monte Farinha?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Monte Farinha: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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