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

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

Portas is a coastal city in Spain. It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 3177 people. The water temperature around Portas changes moderately year round. The temperature ranges from 12.6°C (54.6°F) in February up to 17.9°C (64.2°F) in the month of November, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is late fall, since Portas 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 Portas?

The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to Portas is approximately:
14°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Portas. The nearest one is A Lanzada, which is only 14.6km (9.2miles) away from Portas. Click here for directions and for more information on A Lanzada and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Portas are Playa Areas-Los Muertos, which is 14.8km (9.2miles) away, and Foxos, located approximately 15.6km (9.7miles) from Portas.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are more gorgeous beaches close to Portas. The closest one is Barro, which is 2.8km (1.7miles) away from Portas. Another beautiful beach near Portas is Río San Pedro beach, which is roughly 16km (9.9miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Portas?

The water temperature around Portas is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (64°F) in the months of October, November, and December. During this time, in the late fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Portas. However, during late winter, temperatures drop down to approximately 13°C (55°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Portas?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during October, November, and December when sea temperatures range from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Portas: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Portas...

Do you know what the the city Toritto in Italy, the city Teluksantong in Indonesia, and the city Nykarleby in Finland have in common with Portas? Click on the links to find out...