Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Olba, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Olba...
Olba is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 242 people.
The water temperature around Olba changes significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.5°F) in March up to 25.6°C (78°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Olba 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 Olba?
The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters near Olba is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Olba. A spot that might be worth checking out is Port saplaya, which is about 45.9km (30.3miles) away from Olba. Click here
for directions and for more information on Port saplaya and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Olba are Malva-rosa
, which is ca 48.7km (30.3miles) away, and Jucar
, located approximately 70.7km (43.9miles) from Olba.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Olba. The closest decent beach is Catalonia
, which is more than 149.5km (92.9miles) away from Olba. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try La Ñora
, which is approximately 151.5km (94.1miles) away from Olba.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Olba?
The water temperature around Olba is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Olba. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 13°C (55°F). During this season, a 4/3 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 Olba?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during fall when temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Olba: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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