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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Santiago de Compostela...

Santiago de Compostela is a coastal city in Spain. It is a relatively average coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 95092 people. The water temperature around Santiago de Compostela varies slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.5°F) in February up to 17.9°C (64.2°F) in the month of November, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is late fall, since Santiago de Compostela 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 Santiago de Compostela?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters close to Santiago de Compostela is approximately:
13°C (56°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Santiago de Compostela. The next good one is Louro Ancoradoiro, which is about 29.3km (18.3miles) away from Santiago de Compostela. Click here to check out more information on Louro Ancoradoiro and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Santiago de Compostela are Razo, which is 29.5km (18.3miles) away, and Valcobo, located approximately 30.1km (18.7miles) from Santiago de Compostela.

Are there nice beaches located close to Santiago de Compostela?

No, there are not many beaches near to Santiago de Compostela. One beach, which is not too far away, is Barro, which is only 22.9km (14.2miles) away from Santiago de Compostela. Another fun beach near Santiago de Compostela is Porto Do Son, approximately 25.7km (16miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Santiago de Compostela?

The average water temperature around Santiago de Compostela is relatively chilly, around 15°C (60°F), with only little changes throughout the year. This is why a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Santiago de Compostela. That being said, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to bring a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are January, February, and March. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the fall, especially in the months of October, November, and December.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Santiago de Compostela?

Fishing and diving conditions are very similar during the year. The waters around Santiago de Compostela are nearly almost cool, reaching temperatures between 13 and 18°C (55-64°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters of this temperature range: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Santiago de Compostela: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Santiago de Compostela...

Do you know what the the city Crib Point in Australia, the city Baisha in China, and the city Bergues in France have in common with Santiago de Compostela? Click on the links to find out...