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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tidal pools of Calhetas, Azores

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tidal pools of Calhetas...

Tidal pools of Calhetas is a beach in Azores. The water temperature around Tidal pools of Calhetas changes slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 15.5°C (59.8°F) in April up to 23.1°C (73.6°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Tidal pools of Calhetas 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 Tidal pools of Calhetas?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Tidal pools of Calhetas is about:
17°C (63°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Tidal pools of Calhetas. The closest one is Rabo de Peixe, which is 1km (2miles) away from Tidal pools of Calhetas. Click here for more information on Rabo de Peixe and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Tidal pools of Calhetas are Areias, which is approximately 3.3km (2miles) away, and Praia Santa Barbara, located roughly 3.5km (2.2miles) from Tidal pools of Calhetas.

Are there any other beaches close to Tidal pools of Calhetas?

Yes, there are a few other nice beaches in proximity to Tidal pools of Calhetas. The nearest one is Beach of Rabo de Peixe, which is 1.6km (1miles) away from Tidal pools of Calhetas. Another gorgeous beach near Tidal pools of Calhetas is Tidal pools of Lagoa, which is approximately 5.6km (3.5miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Tidal pools of Calhetas?

The water temperature at Tidal pools of Calhetas is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during March, April, and May, water temperatures drop down to roughly 15°C (60°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy 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 close to Tidal pools of Calhetas?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (60-69°F) during March, April, and May. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during fall when water temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Tidal pools of Calhetas: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Tidal pools of Calhetas...

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