Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Praia de São Torpes, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Praia de São Torpes...
Praia de São Torpes is a beach in Portugal.
The water temperature around Praia de São Torpes changes moderately year round.
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 illustrated 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 de São Torpes 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 São Torpes?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Praia de São Torpes is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Praia de São Torpes. The closest one is Sanguessuga, which is just 1.2km (1.2miles) away from Praia de São Torpes. Click here
for more information on Sanguessuga and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Praia de São Torpes are Burrinho
, which is roughly 1.9km (1.2miles) away, and Praia da Vieirinha
, located ca 2km (1.2miles) from Praia de São Torpes.
Are there any other beaches located close to Praia de São Torpes?
Yes, there are several nice beaches close to Praia de São Torpes. The nearest one is Sines
, which is 3.9km (2.4miles) away from Praia de São Torpes. Another fun beach near Praia de São Torpes is Praia de Melides
, which is approximately 19.5km (12.1miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Praia de São Torpes?
The water temperature at Praia de São Torpes 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 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 de São Torpes. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to nearly 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Praia de São Torpes?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change 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 typically change during summer when temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Praia de São Torpes: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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