Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vilafant, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Vilafant...
Vilafant is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4818 people.
The water temperature around Vilafant has slight variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 12°C (53.5°F) in March up to 21.5°C (70.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Vilafant 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 Vilafant?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Vilafant is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Vilafant. The next good one is Collioure bay, which is about 20.8km (19.7miles) away from Vilafant. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Collioure bay and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Vilafant are Canet plage
, which is 31.8km (19.7miles) away, and Masnou
, located 62.8km (39miles) from Vilafant.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Vilafant?
No, there are not many beaches near to Vilafant. A good beach nearby is Banyuls-sur-Mer
, which is just 19km (11.8miles) away from Vilafant. Another nice beach near Vilafant is Collioure
, which is 20.7km (12.9miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Vilafant?
The water temperature around Vilafant is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (71°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Vilafant. However, during early spring, water temperatures cool down to approximately 12°C (54°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Vilafant?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Vilafant: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Vilafant...
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