Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Villaviciosa, Spain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Villaviciosa...
Villaviciosa is a beach in Spain.
The water temperature around Villaviciosa changes slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.5°C (54.6°F) in February up to 21.7°C (71.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Villaviciosa 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 Villaviciosa?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Villaviciosa is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Villaviciosa. The closest one is Rodiles, which is only 4.4km (4miles) away from Villaviciosa. Click here
for directions and for more information on Rodiles and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Villaviciosa are Playa Espana
, which is roughly 6.4km (4miles) away, and La Roca
, located ca 11.4km (7.1miles) from Villaviciosa.
Are there any other nice beaches close to Villaviciosa?
Yes, there are a few other nice beaches in proximity to Villaviciosa. The closest one is Colunga
, which is 8.2km (5.1miles) away from Villaviciosa. Another beach near Villaviciosa is Gijón
, which is roughly 11.8km (7.3miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Villaviciosa?
The water temperature at Villaviciosa 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 be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Villaviciosa. However, during late winter, temperatures drop down to 13°C (55°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Villaviciosa?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Villaviciosa: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Villaviciosa...
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