Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Praia da Vitoria, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Praia da Vitoria...
Praia da Vitoria is a surf spot in Portugal.
The water temperature around Praia da Vitoria varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.6°C (58.4°F) in February up to 23.5°C (74.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Praia da Vitoria 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 Vitoria?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Praia da Vitoria is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close to Praia da Vitoria?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Praia da Vitoria. The nearest one is Santa Catarina, which is only 1.2km (0.7miles) away from Praia da Vitoria. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Santa Catarina and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near Praia da Vitoria is Porto Martins
, which is ca 2.9km (1.8miles) away.
Are there beaches near by?
Yes, there are some beaches in proximity to Praia da Vitoria. The closest one is Beach of Porto Martins
, which is just 2.6km (1.6miles) away from Praia da Vitoria. Another good beach near Praia da Vitoria is Swimming Area of Santa Cruz
, which is ca 5km (3.1miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Praia da Vitoria?
The water temperature at Praia da Vitoria is warm, reaching up to 24°C (74°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Praia da Vitoria. However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 15°C (58°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Praia da Vitoria?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 19 to 24°C (65-74°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Praia da Vitoria: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Praia da Vitoria...
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