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A Month-by-Month Guide of the Weather in Tamraght, Morocco: Temperature and Wetsuit to Wear

Tamraght, a charming coastal town in Morocco, is a year-round destination for travelers seeking sun, surf, and a taste of North African culture. The type of wetsuit surfers should wear can vary depending on the ocean temperatures, which fluctuate throughout the year. To help you plan your visit, we've prepared a month-by-month guide to the weather in Tamraght, so you can make the most of your trip, whether you're chasing waves (to help you to choose the right wetsuit thickness) or soaking up the local atmosphere.

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January - February: Winter Bliss

The winter months in Tamraght are relatively mild, with average daytime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) during the day. These temperatures allow you to feel like summer all year round and wear your best t-shirts during the day. In the evening temperatures drop quickly after sunset and it is advisable to cover up well.

Surfing season is in full swing and you could surf some great waves during this time for both beginners and experienced surfers.

During the winter months, when ocean temperatures are cooler, you will want to wear a thicker wetsuit. A 4/3mm or even a 5/4mm wetsuit is advisable to keep you warm in water temperatures that can range from 15-18°C (59-64°F).

Tamraght surf

March - April: Spring Awakening

Spring begins to emerge in Tamraght, with temperatures around 22°C (72°F) during the day. The landscape is more greener, and you can experience the local culture without the high-season crowds. The period is also ideal for practicing yoga outdoors.

While the surf is not as consistent as in other seasons, you can still catch some great waves. As spring approaches, you can transition to a 3/2mm wetsuit. Ocean temperatures begin to rise, ranging from 17-19°C (63-66°F). This thickness will provide adequate insulation without overheating.

waves check in tamraght

May - June: Perfect Spring

May and June offer delightful weather, with temperatures around 25°C (77°F) during the day. The town buzzes with energy, and you can enjoy outdoor activities and local exploration.

July - August: Summer Heat

Summer in Tamraght brings warm temperatures, typically ranging around 30°C (86°F) during the day. It's peak tourist season with rather travelers from Morocco, perfect for beach lovers and sun-seekers. The sea is at its warmest, making it an ideal time for swimming. Don't forget sunscreen!

September - October: Autumn Bliss

As the summer heat begins to wane, September and October offer mild temperatures, usually around 28°C (82°F) during the day. This is the time when digital nomads arrive to Tamraght and settle down for several months.

The waves start picking up, making it an ideal time for surf enthusiasts. As the fall season arrives, you can continue to use a 3/2mm wetsuit. Water temperatures range from 19-22°C (66-72°F), providing a comfortable surfing experience.

Tamraght surf
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November - December: Fall Retreat

Fall in Tamraght is a quiet time, with temperatures ranging around 22°C (72°F) during the day. The town is less crowded, allowing for a more relaxed experience. You can enjoy pleasant days exploring the local culture and cuisine.

It's a pleasant time for surfers, as the waves remain consistent. As the ocean temperatures cool down again in late fall and early winter, it's a good idea to switch back to a 4/3mm or 5/4mm wetsuit. Water temperatures can drop to around 16-19°C (61-66°F).

Surf in tamraght

Tamraght offers something for every traveler throughout the year. Whether you're into surfing, cultural experiences, or simply enjoying the Mediterranean climate, there's a perfect time to visit. Keep in mind that weather patterns can vary slightly from year to year, so it's a good idea to check the forecast closer to your travel dates for the most accurate information. Enjoy your time in this beautiful Moroccan coastal town!

About the wetsuit, keep in mind that personal preferences and tolerance for cold water can vary, so some surfers may adjust the recommended wetsuit thicknesses slightly. It's essential to stay safe and comfortable in the water, so choose your wetsuit based on your own comfort and the prevailing conditions during your visit. Additionally, it's always a good idea to consult with local surf shops or experienced surfers in Tamraght for the most up-to-date advice on wetsuit recommendations based on the current conditions.

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