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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Santa-Maria-di-Lota, France

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Santa-Maria-di-Lota...

Santa-Maria-di-Lota is a coastal city in France. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2014 people. The water temperature around Santa-Maria-di-Lota has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.3°C (56°F) in January up to 24.8°C (76.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Santa-Maria-di-Lota 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 Santa-Maria-di-Lota?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to Santa-Maria-di-Lota is approximately:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Santa-Maria-di-Lota. A good spot nearby is Algajola, which is 30.2km (21.2miles) away from Santa-Maria-di-Lota. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Algajola and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Santa-Maria-di-Lota are Lumio, which is ca 34.1km (21.2miles) away, and Le pain de sucre, located ca 34.3km (21.3miles) from Santa-Maria-di-Lota.

Are there beaches close by?

No, there are not many beaches close to Santa-Maria-di-Lota. A beach that might be worth checking out is Capraia, which is just 28km (17.4miles) away from Santa-Maria-di-Lota. Another nice beach near Santa-Maria-di-Lota is Marciana, which is approximately 37.4km (23.2miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Santa-Maria-di-Lota?

The water temperature around Santa-Maria-di-Lota 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 light top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Santa-Maria-di-Lota. However, during winter, temperatures come down to 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, 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 better to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Santa-Maria-di-Lota?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when water temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Santa-Maria-di-Lota: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Santa-Maria-di-Lota...

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