Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Villanueva de Oscos, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Villanueva de Oscos...
Villanueva de Oscos is a coastal city in Spain.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 411 people.
The water temperature around Villanueva de Oscos has moderate variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 12.7°C (54.8°F) in February up to 20°C (68°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Villanueva de Oscos 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 Villanueva de Oscos?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Villanueva de Oscos is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Villanueva de Oscos?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Villanueva de Oscos. The nearest one is Tapia de Casariego, which is only 18.3km (12.3miles) away from Villanueva de Oscos. Click here
to check out more information on Tapia de Casariego and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Villanueva de Oscos are Rinlo
, which is 19.8km (12.3miles) away, and Foz Area
, located 22.1km (13.7miles) from Villanueva de Oscos.
Are there nice beaches close by?
Yes, there are some gorgeous beaches in proximity to Villanueva de Oscos. The nearest one is Peñarronda
, which is only 17.2km (10.7miles) away from Villanueva de Oscos. Another beach near Villanueva de Oscos is San Antolín
, which is 18.5km (11.5miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Villanueva de Oscos?
The water temperature around Villanueva de Oscos is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Villanueva de Oscos. Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures come down to 13°C (55°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Villanueva de Oscos?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures go up to 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Villanueva de Oscos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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