Whale watching trip reports around Madeira, August 2018

Sea temperatures are now around 24ºC which makes one desire to be a dolphin or a whale and spend lots of time at the ocean, specially when air temperatures have been so high. But that is exactly what attracts cetaceans to the waters around Madeira archipelago!

Week 31: From 6th to 12th August 2018
Sperm whale Physeter macrocephalus
Short-finned pilot whale Globicephala macrorhynchus
Common Bottlenose dolphin Tursiops truncatus
Atlantic spotted dolphin Stenella frontalis

Sperm whale Physeter macrocephalus

Week 30: From 30th July to 5th August 2018
Bryde's whale Balaenoptera edeni
False killer whale Pseudorca crassidens
Short-finned pilot whale Globicephala macrorhynchus
Common Bottlenose dolphin Tursiops truncatus
Short-beaked common dolphin Delphinus delphis
Atlantic spotted dolphin Stenella frontalis
Striped dolphin Stenella coeruleoalba

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