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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Paul do Mar, Portugal

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Paul do Mar...

Paul do Mar is a surf spot in Portugal. The water temperature around Paul do Mar varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 16.8°C (62.2°F) in March up to 22.9°C (73.2°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Paul do Mar 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 Paul do Mar?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Paul do Mar is about:
18°C (64°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Paul do Mar. The nearest one is Jardim do mar, which is only 1.9km (1.2miles) away from Paul do Mar. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Jardim do mar and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Paul do Mar is Ponta Delgada, which is approximately 14.8km (9.2miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are other gorgeous beaches close to Paul do Mar. The closest one is Praia da Calheta, which is just 6.8km (4.2miles) away from Paul do Mar. Another beautiful beach near Paul do Mar is Madeira, which is 15.9km (9.8miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Paul do Mar?

The water temperature at Paul do Mar is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during early spring, temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Paul do Mar?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during August, September, and October when water temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Paul do Mar: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Paul do Mar...

Do you know what the the city Guisguis in the Philippines, the city Calvizzano in the Italy, and the city Martignacco in the Italy have in common with Paul do Mar? Click on the links to find out...