Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Praia da Consolação, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Praia da Consolação...
Praia da Consolação is a beach in Portugal.
The water temperature around Praia da Consolação changes moderately year round.
The temperature ranges from 14°C (57.2°F) in February up to 20°C (68°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Praia da Consolação 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 Praia da Consolação?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Praia da Consolação is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Praia da Consolação. The closest one is Mini pipe, which is just 0.2km (0.1miles) away from Praia da Consolação. Click here
for directions and for more information on Mini pipe and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Praia da Consolação are Porto Batel
, which is roughly 0.2km (0.1miles) away, and Supertubos
, located roughly 1.3km (0.8miles) from Praia da Consolação.
Are there any other gorgeous beaches close by?
There are a few beautiful beaches close to Praia da Consolação. The closest one is Peniche
, which is 2.8km (1.7miles) away from Praia da Consolação. Another gorgeous beach near Praia da Consolação is Praia de Paimogo
, which is approximately 3km (1.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Praia da Consolação?
The sea temperature at Praia da Consolação is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 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 at Praia da Consolação. However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures come down to roughly 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Praia da Consolação?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during June, July, and August when temperatures go up to 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Praia da Consolação: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Praia da Consolação...
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in China, the city Tanahwangko
in Indonesia, and Camoes Seamount
have in common with Praia da Consolação? Click on the links to find out...