Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Praia de Monte Gordo, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Praia de Monte Gordo...
Praia de Monte Gordo is a beach in Portugal.
The water temperature around Praia de Monte Gordo has moderate variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.7°C (60.3°F) in February up to 21.3°C (70.3°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Praia de Monte Gordo 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 de Monte Gordo?
The current water temperature in the month of September at Praia de Monte Gordo is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Praia de Monte Gordo?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Praia de Monte Gordo. The closest one is Praia de Altura, which is 1.1km (2.4miles) away from Praia de Monte Gordo. Click here
to check out more information on Praia de Altura and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Praia de Monte Gordo are Vila Real Santo Antonio
, which is 3.9km (2.4miles) away, and Ilha de Tavira
, located roughly 9km (5.6miles) from Praia de Monte Gordo.
Are there any other white sand beaches near Praia de Monte Gordo?
There are some other nice beaches in close proximity to Praia de Monte Gordo. The nearest one is Praia de Vila Real de Santo António
, which is only 0.1km (0miles) away from Praia de Monte Gordo. Another beautiful beach near Praia de Monte Gordo is Verde Beach
, which is roughly 0.8km (0.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Praia de Monte Gordo?
The sea temperature at Praia de Monte Gordo is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Praia de Monte Gordo. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures drop down to 16°C (60°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended 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 bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Praia de Monte Gordo?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during winter. 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 fall when sea temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Praia de Monte Gordo: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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