Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near San Vito Lo Capo, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about San Vito Lo Capo...
San Vito Lo Capo is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2730 people.
The water temperature around San Vito Lo Capo varies dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.6°C (56.4°F) in January up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since San Vito Lo Capo 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 San Vito Lo Capo?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near San Vito Lo Capo is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to San Vito Lo Capo. A spot that might be worth checking out is Magaggiari Sicily, which is about 19km (17.1miles) away from San Vito Lo Capo. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Magaggiari Sicily and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near San Vito Lo Capo are Isola Delle FemminePA-LA BAIA Sicily
, which is approximately 27.6km (17.1miles) away, and Playa Sicily
, located roughly 137.7km (85.6miles) from San Vito Lo Capo.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in close proximity to San Vito Lo Capo. A good beach nearby is Marina di Ragusa
, which is almost 139km (86.4miles) away from San Vito Lo Capo. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Sounine
, ca 156.6km (97.3miles) away from San Vito Lo Capo.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for San Vito Lo Capo?
The sea temperature around San Vito Lo Capo is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some people might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around San Vito Lo Capo. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, temperatures come down to roughly 14°C (56°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy 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 San Vito Lo Capo?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (56-65°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to San Vito Lo Capo: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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