Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vila Real Santo Antonio, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Vila Real Santo Antonio...
Vila Real Santo Antonio is a surf spot in Portugal.
The water temperature around Vila Real Santo Antonio has average variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.7°C (60.3°F) in February up to 21.3°C (70.3°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Vila Real Santo Antonio 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 Vila Real Santo Antonio?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Vila Real Santo Antonio is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Vila Real Santo Antonio. The closest one is Praia de Altura, which is just 4.7km (2.9miles) away from Vila Real Santo Antonio. Click here
for more information on Praia de Altura and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Vila Real Santo Antonio is Ilha de Tavira
, which is roughly 12.3km (7.6miles) away.
Are there beautiful beaches located close to Vila Real Santo Antonio?
Yes, there are a few nice beaches near to Vila Real Santo Antonio. The nearest one is Vila Real de Santo António
, which is only 1.6km (1miles) away from Vila Real Santo Antonio. Another beautiful beach near Vila Real Santo Antonio is Praia Verde
, which is 3.5km (2.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Vila Real Santo Antonio?
The water temperature at Vila Real Santo Antonio is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to 16°C (60°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly 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 Vila Real Santo Antonio?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during fall when temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Vila Real Santo Antonio: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Vila Real Santo Antonio...
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in South Africa, the city Schoonebeek
in Netherlands, and the city Ault
in France have in common with Vila Real Santo Antonio? Click on the links to find out...