Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Riudecanyes, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Riudecanyes...
Riudecanyes is a coastal city in Spain.
The water temperature around Riudecanyes has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.5°C (54.4°F) in February up to 25.2°C (77.3°F) in the month of August, 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 late summer, since Riudecanyes 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 Riudecanyes?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around Riudecanyes is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Riudecanyes. A spot, which is not too far away, is Comandancia, which is roughly 15.2km (14.2miles) away from Riudecanyes. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Comandancia and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Riudecanyes are Torre Bank
, which is roughly 22.8km (14.2miles) away, and Segur de Calafell
, located approximately 33.7km (20.9miles) from Riudecanyes.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are not many beaches in proximity to Riudecanyes. The closest decent beach is Catalonia
, which is just 42.7km (26.5miles) away from Riudecanyes. Another good beach near Riudecanyes is Nova Icària Beach
, which is approximately 66.5km (41.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Riudecanyes?
The sea temperature around Riudecanyes is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures come down to 12°C (54°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Riudecanyes?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Riudecanyes: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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