Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Agia Varvara, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Agia Varvara...
Agia Varvara is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 26550 people.
The water temperature around Agia Varvara changes moderately throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.5°C (59.8°F) in March up to 25.3°C (77.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Agia Varvara 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 Agia Varvara?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters around Agia Varvara is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Agia Varvara. The next good one is Vouliagmeni, which is just 13.8km (52.7miles) away from Agia Varvara. Click here
for directions and for more information on Vouliagmeni and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Agia Varvara are Tinos island-Kolimbithres
, which is 84.8km (52.7miles) away, and Tinos-Leivada
, located 90.3km (56.1miles) from Agia Varvara.
Are there sandy beaches in proximity to Agia Varvara?
Not many beaches are located in proximity to Agia Varvara. The closest decent beach is Gytheio
, which is 104.3km (64.8miles) away from Agia Varvara. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Zacharo
, which is approximately 115.7km (71.9miles) away from Agia Varvara.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Agia Varvara?
The sea temperature around Agia Varvara is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to approximately 15°C (60°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Agia Varvara?
Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (60-69°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Agia Varvara: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.