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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Praia do Cerro, Portugal

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Praia do Cerro...

Praia do Cerro is a surf spot in Portugal. The water temperature around Praia do Cerro changes moderately during the year. The temperature ranges from 14°C (57.2°F) in February up to 20°C (68°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Praia do Cerro 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 do Cerro?

The current water temperature in the month of February at Praia do Cerro is about:
14°C (57°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Praia do Cerro. The closest one is Baleal Sul, which is only 0.7km (0.4miles) away from Praia do Cerro. Click here for more information on Baleal Sul and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Praia do Cerro is Molhe Leste, which is 0.9km (0.6miles) away.

Are there beaches in close proximity to Praia do Cerro?

Yes, there are other nice beaches close to Praia do Cerro. The nearest one is Peniche, which is 1km (0.6miles) away from Praia do Cerro. Another beach near Praia do Cerro is Praia da Consolação, which is 2.6km (1.6miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Praia do Cerro?

The water temperature at Praia do Cerro is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Praia do Cerro?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Praia do Cerro: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Praia do Cerro...

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