Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Olbia, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Olbia...
Olbia is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 42930 people.
The water temperature around Olbia varies significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 12.1°C (53.7°F) in March up to 23.7°C (74.7°F) in the month of September, 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 early fall, since Olbia 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 Olbia?
The current water temperature in the month of June near Olbia is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Olbia. A spot that might be worth checking out is Bassa Trinita, which is just 22.7km (15.1miles) away from Olbia. Click here
to check out more information on Bassa Trinita and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Olbia are Lu Litarroni
, which is roughly 24.4km (15.1miles) away, and Rena Majore
, located roughly 24.6km (15.3miles) from Olbia.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Olbia. The closest decent beach is Costa Smeralda
, which is only 1.7km (1miles) away from Olbia. Another good beach near Olbia is Rondinara
, which is ca 39.7km (24.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Olbia?
The water temperature around Olbia is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures come down to approximately 12°C (54°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, 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 bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Olbia?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during fall when water temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Olbia: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Olbia...
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