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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Motta dAffermo, Italy

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Motta dAffermo...

Motta dAffermo is a coastal city in Italy. It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 619 people. The water temperature around Motta dAffermo has extreme variability year round. The temperature ranges from 14.3°C (57.7°F) in January up to 27°C (80.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Motta dAffermo 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 Motta dAffermo?

The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters around Motta dAffermo is ca:
14°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Motta dAffermo. The closest decent spot is Playa Sicily, which is about 55.6km (36.9miles) away from Motta dAffermo. Click here for more information on Playa Sicily and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Motta dAffermo are Isola Delle FemminePA-LA BAIA Sicily, which is approximately 59.4km (36.9miles) away, and Magaggiari Sicily, located approximately 67.4km (41.9miles) from Motta dAffermo.

Are there sandy beaches located close to Motta dAffermo?

There are not many beaches close to Motta dAffermo. A good beach nearby is Reggio Calabria, which is 73.6km (45.7miles) away from Motta dAffermo. Another gorgeous beach near Motta dAffermo is Villa San Giovanni, roughly 74.2km (46.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Motta dAffermo?

The sea temperature around Motta dAffermo is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Motta dAffermo. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 14°C (58°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Motta dAffermo?

Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures range from 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Motta dAffermo: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Motta dAffermo...

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