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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pontos, Spain

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pontos...

Pontos is a coastal city in Spain. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 209 people. The water temperature around Pontos varies slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 12°C (53.5°F) in March up to 21.5°C (70.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Pontos 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 Pontos?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Pontos is approximately:
16°C (60°F)

Are there surf spots near Pontos?

There are not too many surf spots close to Pontos. The closest decent spot is Collioure bay, which is roughly 25km (22.4miles) away from Pontos. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Collioure bay and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Pontos are Canet plage, which is roughly 36km (22.4miles) away, and Masnou, located ca 58.8km (36.5miles) from Pontos.

Are there nice beaches near Pontos?

No, there are not too many beaches close to Pontos. The closest decent beach is Pals Beach, which is just 19.3km (12miles) away from Pontos. Another fun beach near Pontos is Banyuls-sur-Mer, approximately 23.2km (14.4miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Pontos?

The water temperature around Pontos is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (71°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Pontos. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to roughly 12°C (54°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 cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Pontos?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Pontos: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Pontos...

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