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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Acarlar, Turkey

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Acarlar...

Acarlar is a coastal city in Turkey. It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 10595 people. The water temperature around Acarlar varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 16.6°C (61.8°F) in January up to 24.2°C (75.6°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Acarlar 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 Acarlar?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Acarlar is about:
20°C (67°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Acarlar. A spot that might be worth checking out is Alacati, which is about 83km (56.9miles) away from Acarlar. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Alacati and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Acarlar are Ikaria-Armenistis, which is roughly 91.6km (56.9miles) away, and Acropolis, located ca 120.9km (75.1miles) from Acarlar.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are not many beaches in close proximity to Acarlar. One beach, which is not too far away, is Didim, which is just 40.7km (25.3miles) away from Acarlar. Another fun beach near Acarlar is Bodrum, which is roughly 57.3km (35.6miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Acarlar?

The sea temperature around Acarlar is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some people might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during winter, water temperatures come down to 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Acarlar?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Acarlar: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Acarlar...

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