Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vila do Conde, Portugal
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Vila do Conde...
Vila do Conde is a beach in Portugal.
The water temperature around Vila do Conde changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 12.9°C (55.2°F) in January up to 19.2°C (66.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Vila do Conde 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 do Conde?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Vila do Conde is ca:
Are there surf spots located close to Vila do Conde?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Vila do Conde. The nearest one is praia do rock, which is 0.5km (0.6miles) away from Vila do Conde. Click here
for more information on praia do rock and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Vila do Conde are Azurara
, which is ca 0.9km (0.6miles) away, and Mindelo
, located approximately 3.1km (1.9miles) from Vila do Conde.
Are there any other gorgeous beaches close by?
There are some gorgeous beaches in close proximity to Vila do Conde. The nearest one is Praia Atlântica
, which is 0.6km (0.4miles) away from Vila do Conde. Another nice beach near Vila do Conde is Póvoa de Varzim
, which is roughly 2.1km (1.3miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Vila do Conde?
The sea temperature at Vila do Conde is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (67°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during December, January, and February, temperatures drop down to nearly 13°C (55°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Vila do Conde?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when temperatures range from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Vila do Conde: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Vila do Conde...
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