Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Salas, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Salas...
Salas is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 6350 people.
The water temperature around Salas has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.1°C (52°F) in February up to 20.6°C (69°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Salas 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 Salas?
The current water temperature in the month of November near Salas is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Salas. The nearest one is Aguilar, which is only 12.2km (10.5miles) away from Salas. Click here
for directions and for more information on Aguilar and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Salas are Munielles
, which is approximately 17km (10.5miles) away, and Otur
, located ca 19.5km (12.1miles) from Salas.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
There are a few other beaches in proximity to Salas. The closest one is Cadavedo
, which is only 11.2km (7miles) away from Salas. Another nice beach near Salas is Cudillero
, which is roughly 11.7km (7.2miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Salas?
The sea temperature around Salas is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (69°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures come down to roughly 11°C (52°F). During this season, 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 ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Salas?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when water temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (60-69°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Salas: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Salas...
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