Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Orbetello, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Orbetello...
Orbetello is a beach in Italy.
The water temperature around Orbetello has extreme variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.3°F) in March up to 24.6°C (76.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Orbetello 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 at Orbetello?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Orbetello is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Orbetello. The next good one is Ansedonia-Il Cartello, which is just 3.7km (19.8miles) away from Orbetello. Click here
for directions and for more information on Ansedonia-Il Cartello and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Orbetello are Rocchette
, which is ca 31.9km (19.8miles) away, and Marangone
, located roughly 38.5km (23.9miles) from Orbetello.
Are there any other nice beaches in close proximity to Orbetello?
Yes, there are other nice beaches close to Orbetello. The closest one is Monte Argentario
, which is 4.9km (3miles) away from Orbetello. Another beautiful beach near Orbetello is Capalbio
, which is ca 10.8km (6.7miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Orbetello?
The water temperature at Orbetello is warm, reaching up to 25°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Orbetello. However, during early spring, temperatures come down to roughly 14°C (57°F). During these months, 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 advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Orbetello?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (67-76°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Orbetello: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Orbetello...
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in New Zealand, the city Schwanewede
in Germany, and the city Aodong
in China have in common with Orbetello? Click on the links to find out...