Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Praia da Vieirinha, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Praia da Vieirinha...
Praia da Vieirinha is a surf spot in Portugal.
The water temperature around Praia da Vieirinha has average variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.7°C (56.6°F) in February up to 18.9°C (66.1°F) in the month of June, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Praia da Vieirinha 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 Vieirinha?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Praia da Vieirinha is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Praia da Vieirinha. The closest one is Burrinho, which is only 0.1km (0.1miles) away from Praia da Vieirinha. Click here
for directions and for more information on Burrinho and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near Praia da Vieirinha is Sanguessuga
, which is approximately 0.8km (0.5miles) away.
Are there beaches close to Praia da Vieirinha?
Yes, there are a few other beautiful beaches close to Praia da Vieirinha. The closest one is Praia de São Torpes
, which is only 2km (1.2miles) away from Praia da Vieirinha. Another good beach near Praia da Vieirinha is Sines
, which is ca 5.5km (3.4miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Praia da Vieirinha?
The water temperature at Praia da Vieirinha is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to 14°C (57°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Praia da Vieirinha?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during May, June, and Jul when temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Praia da Vieirinha: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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