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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tortora, Italy

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tortora...

Tortora is a beach in Italy. The water temperature around Tortora changes significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 12.7°C (54.9°F) in March up to 26.6°C (79.9°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Tortora 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 Tortora?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Tortora is approximately:
21°C (69°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Tortora. The closest decent spot is Capo Vieste, which is more than 137.9km (85.7miles) away from Tortora. Click here for directions and for more information on Capo Vieste and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Playa Sicily, which is 175.3km (108.9miles) away from Tortora. Another fun surfspot is Playa Sicily, located 175.3km (108.9miles) from Tortora.

Are there any other beaches close by?

Yes, there are a few other beautiful beaches close to Tortora. The closest one is Praia a Mare, which is just 3.5km (2.2miles) away from Tortora. Another gorgeous beach near Tortora is San Nicola Arcella, which is approximately 6.7km (4.2miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Tortora?

The water temperature at Tortora is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures come down to 13°C (55°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Tortora?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when sea temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Tortora: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Tortora...

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