Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pinhal Novo, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pinhal Novo...
Pinhal Novo is a coastal city in Portugal.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 23510 people.
The water temperature around Pinhal Novo changes moderately year round.
The temperature ranges from 13.5°C (56.2°F) in January up to 19.6°C (67.2°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Pinhal Novo 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 Pinhal Novo?
The current water temperature in the month of July near Pinhal Novo is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Pinhal Novo?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Pinhal Novo. The nearest one is Troia, which is only 12.6km (9.9miles) away from Pinhal Novo. Click here
for directions and for more information on Troia and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Pinhal Novo are Fonte da Telha
, which is roughly 16km (9.9miles) away, and Praia da Rainha
, located ca 16.5km (10.2miles) from Pinhal Novo.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are several other gorgeous beaches close to Pinhal Novo. The closest one is Setúbal
, which is 7.4km (4.6miles) away from Pinhal Novo. Another good beach near Pinhal Novo is Setúbal
, which is approximately 7.4km (4.6miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Pinhal Novo?
The water temperature around Pinhal Novo is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (67°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during winter, temperatures drop down to 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy 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 Pinhal Novo?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Pinhal Novo: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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