Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sant Joan les Fonts, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sant Joan les Fonts...
Sant Joan les Fonts is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a fairly small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 2615 people.
The water temperature around Sant Joan les Fonts has average variability throughout the year.
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 shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Sant Joan les Fonts 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 Sant Joan les Fonts?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Sant Joan les Fonts is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Sant Joan les Fonts. The closest decent spot is Collioure bay, which is about 36.4km (26.7miles) away from Sant Joan les Fonts. Click here
to check out more information on Collioure bay and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Sant Joan les Fonts are Canet plage
, which is 43.1km (26.7miles) away, and Masnou
, located approximately 52.2km (32.4miles) from Sant Joan les Fonts.
Are there sandy beaches close to Sant Joan les Fonts?
There are not too many beaches close to Sant Joan les Fonts. One beach, which is not too far away, is Argelès-sur-Mer
, which is only 34.8km (21.6miles) away from Sant Joan les Fonts. Another nice beach near Sant Joan les Fonts is Collioure
, 36.3km (22.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Sant Joan les Fonts?
The sea temperature around Sant Joan les Fonts 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 recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of approximately 11°C (52°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Sant Joan les Fonts?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Sant Joan les Fonts: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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