watertemperature.org logo2

Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Portimão, Portugal

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

Portimão is a beach in Portugal. The water temperature around Portimão changes slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 15°C (59°F) in April up to 19.4°C (66.9°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Portimão 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 Portimão?

The current water temperature in the month of December at Portimão is ca:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Portimão. The closest one is Praia da Rocha, which is only 1.5km (1.3miles) away from Portimão. Click here for more information on Praia da Rocha and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Portimão are Molhe de Ferragudo, which is 2.1km (1.3miles) away, and Alvor, located ca 3.4km (2.1miles) from Portimão.

Are there any other white sand beaches in proximity to Portimão?

There are more nice beaches in proximity to Portimão. The nearest one is Praia do Amado, which is 0.2km (0.1miles) away from Portimão. Another nice beach near Portimão is Praia da Rocha, which is approximately 1.2km (0.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Portimão?

The average sea temperature at Portimão is relatively chilly, around 17°C (63°F), with no significant changes during the year. Because of this, a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Portimão. That being said, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are March, April, and May. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the fall, particularly in the months of August, September, and October.

How is the diving and fishing near Portimão?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters at Portimão are always cool, reaching temperatures between 14 and 19°C (58-67°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Portimão: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Portimão...

Do you know what the the city Eluru in India, the city Rowley in United States, and the city Sinubong in Philippines have in common with Portimão? Click on the links to find out...