Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Monticchio, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Monticchio...
Monticchio is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1211 people.
The water temperature around Monticchio changes extremely throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.6°C (53°F) in February up to 25°C (77.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Monticchio 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 Monticchio?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Monticchio is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Monticchio. A good spot nearby is Marinaretti Anzio , which is 73.8km (48miles) away from Monticchio. Click here
to check out more information on Marinaretti Anzio and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Monticchio are Saporetti
, which is ca 77.4km (48miles) away, and La Toscana
, located ca 81.7km (50.8miles) from Monticchio.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Monticchio. A beach that might be worth checking out is Sessa Aurunca
, which is 78.6km (48.8miles) away from Monticchio. Another fun beach near Monticchio is Cellole
, ca 79.8km (49.6miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Monticchio?
The water temperature around Monticchio 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 top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Monticchio. However, during late winter, temperatures drop down to 12°C (53°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Monticchio?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Monticchio: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Monticchio...
Do you know what the the city Cicagna
in Italy, the city Dolenjske Toplice
in Slovenia, and the city Spuz
in Montenegro have in common with Monticchio? Click on the links to find out...