Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Scilla, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Scilla...
Scilla is a beach in Italy.
The water temperature around Scilla varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14°C (57.2°F) in March up to 25.2°C (77.4°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Scilla 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 at Scilla?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Scilla is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Scilla?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Scilla. A good spot nearby is Playa Sicily, which is almost 64.2km (39.9miles) away from Scilla. Click here
to check out more information on Playa Sicily and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Magaggiari Sicily
, which is 143.2km (89miles) away from Scilla. Another fun surfspot is Magaggiari Sicily
, located ca 143.2km (89miles) from Scilla.
Are there any other nice beaches near by?
Yes, there are several other gorgeous beaches close to Scilla. The closest one is Villa San Giovanni
, which is 5km (3.1miles) away from Scilla. Another fun beach near Scilla is Palmi
, which is approximately 10.1km (6.3miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Scilla?
The water temperature at Scilla is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Scilla. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to nearly 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Scilla?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Scilla: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Scilla...
Do you know what the the city San Salvador
in El Salvador, the geo Three Points Spur
, and the city Mananum
in Philippines have in common with Scilla? Click on the links to find out...