Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Petres, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Petres...
Petres is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 867 people.
The water temperature around Petres changes dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.8°C (56.8°F) in March up to 26.3°C (79.4°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Petres 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 Petres?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near Petres is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Petres. The closest one is Port saplaya, which is just 12km (9.4miles) away from Petres. Click here
for more information on Port saplaya and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Petres are Malva-rosa
, which is 15.1km (9.4miles) away, and Jucar
, located 36.8km (22.9miles) from Petres.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Petres?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Petres. The closest decent beach is La Ñora
, which is 126.8km (78.8miles) away from Petres. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Chica beach
, which is roughly 135.5km (84.2miles) away from Petres.
What wetsuit do I need for Petres?
The water temperature around Petres is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures cool down to roughly 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Petres?
Due to comparatively 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 are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (70-79°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 Petres: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Petres...
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