Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ripoll, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ripoll...
Ripoll is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 11057 people.
The water temperature around Ripoll varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 11.2°C (52.2°F) in February up to 21°C (69.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ripoll 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 near Ripoll?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Ripoll is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Ripoll. The next good one is Masnou, which is roughly 50.5km (31.6miles) away from Ripoll. Click here
to check out more information on Masnou and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Ripoll are Collioure bay
, which is roughly 50.9km (31.6miles) away, and Canet plage
, located 55.2km (34.3miles) from Ripoll.
Are there beaches close to Ripoll?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Ripoll. The next good one is Santa Sussana Beach
, which is 47.7km (29.6miles) away from Ripoll. Another fun beach near Ripoll is Argelès-sur-Mer
, which is roughly 48.7km (30.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Ripoll?
The water temperature around Ripoll is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Ripoll. However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 11°C (52°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Ripoll?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Ripoll: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Ripoll...
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