Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Praia da Granja, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Praia da Granja...
Praia da Granja is a beach in Portugal.
The water temperature around Praia da Granja changes moderately year round.
The temperature ranges from 11.8°C (53.2°F) in January up to 17.6°C (63.6°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Praia da Granja 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 Granja?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Praia da Granja is about:
Are there surf spots near Praia da Granja?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Praia da Granja. The nearest one is Espinho, which is only 2.1km (3.4miles) away from Praia da Granja. Click here
for more information on Espinho and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Praia da Granja are Praia da Sereia
, which is approximately 5.4km (3.4miles) away, and Esmoriz
, located roughly 5.4km (3.4miles) from Praia da Granja.
Are there any other beautiful beaches near by?
Yes, there are some beaches close to Praia da Granja. The nearest one is Praia da Aguda
, which is 0.9km (0.5miles) away from Praia da Granja. Another good beach near Praia da Granja is Praia de Miramar
, which is approximately 1.9km (1.2miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Praia da Granja?
The water temperature at Praia da Granja is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (64°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm 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 . Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures come down to approximately 12°C (53°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine 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 wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Praia da Granja?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during fall when water temperatures go up to 13 to 18°C (55-64°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Praia da Granja: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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