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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pico de Matinhos, Brazil

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pico de Matinhos...

Pico de Matinhos is a surf spot in Brazil. The water temperature around Pico de Matinhos has average variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 18.1°C (64.6°F) in August up to 27.2°C (80.9°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Pico de Matinhos is located in the southern hemisphere.

Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.

What is the current water temperature at Pico de Matinhos?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Pico de Matinhos is approximately:
25°C (76°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Pico de Matinhos. The closest decent spot is Ilha do Mel, which is just 23.7km (14.7miles) away from Pico de Matinhos. Click here for more information on Ilha do Mel and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Pico de Matinhos is Praia da Saudade, which is 28.6km (17.8miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches located close to Pico de Matinhos?

No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Pico de Matinhos. A beach that might be worth checking out is Ilha Comprida, which is 96.9km (60.2miles) away from Pico de Matinhos. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Florianópolis, which is roughly 122.8km (76.3miles) away from Pico de Matinhos.

What wetsuit do I need for Pico de Matinhos?

The water temperature at Pico de Matinhos is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during July, August, and September, temperatures cool down to roughly 18°C (65°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Pico de Matinhos?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F) during summer. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during winter when temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Pico de Matinhos: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Pico de Matinhos...

Do you know what the the city Riofreddo in Italy, the city Pau in Spain, and the city Whangarei in New Zealand have in common with Pico de Matinhos? Click on the links to find out...