Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Playa Laida, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Playa Laida...
Playa Laida is a surf spot in Spain.
The water temperature around Playa Laida varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.9°C (53.3°F) in January up to 22°C (71.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Playa Laida 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 Playa Laida?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Playa Laida is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Playa Laida?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Playa Laida. The nearest one is Mundaka, which is just 0.6km (0.3miles) away from Playa Laida. Click here
to check out more information on Mundaka and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Playa Laida is Laga
, which is approximately 1.6km (1miles) away.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Playa Laida. The closest decent beach is Magdalena
, which is 14.5km (9miles) away from Playa Laida. Another nice beach near Playa Laida is Salinas
, which is roughly 44.1km (27.4miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Playa Laida?
The water temperature at Playa Laida is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Playa Laida. Nevertheless, during winter, water temperatures come down to approximately 12°C (53°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Playa Laida?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Playa Laida: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Playa Laida...
Do you know what the the city Saint Aubin
in Mauritius, the city Quemeneven
in France, and the city Berekua
in Dominica have in common with Playa Laida? Click on the links to find out...