Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sulmona, Italy
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sulmona...
Sulmona is a coastal city in Italy.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 21086 people.
The water temperature around Sulmona varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.1°C (53.7°F) in February up to 24.4°C (76°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Sulmona 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 Sulmona?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Sulmona is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Sulmona. A good spot nearby is Saporetti, which is just 72.2km (48.8miles) away from Sulmona. Click here
to check out more information on Saporetti and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Sulmona are Marinaretti Anzio
, which is approximately 78.5km (48.8miles) away, and La Toscana
, located approximately 103.1km (64miles) from Sulmona.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Sulmona. The closest decent beach is Sessa Aurunca
, which is 56km (34.8miles) away from Sulmona. Another fun beach near Sulmona is Cellole
, which is ca 58.6km (36.4miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Sulmona?
The water temperature around Sulmona is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°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 for most people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or light wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, temperatures cool down to roughly 12°C (54°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Sulmona?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Sulmona: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Sulmona...
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in Indonesia, the city Cetraro Marina
in Italy, and the city Hesheng
in China have in common with Sulmona? Click on the links to find out...