Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Agios Matthaios, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Agios Matthaios...
Agios Matthaios is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1088 people.
The water temperature around Agios Matthaios has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.9°C (58.7°F) in January up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Agios Matthaios 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 Agios Matthaios?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters close to Agios Matthaios is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Agios Matthaios. A good spot nearby is Kastro Point, which is just 31.6km (19.9miles) away from Agios Matthaios. Click here
for more information on Kastro Point and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Agios Matthaios are Krioneri PARGA
, which is approximately 32km (19.9miles) away, and Amoudia Left
, located ca 36.9km (22.9miles) from Agios Matthaios.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches close to Agios Matthaios. The closest decent beach is Saranda
, which is only 27.2km (16.9miles) away from Agios Matthaios. Another beach near Agios Matthaios is Valtos Beach
, ca 31.2km (19.4miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Agios Matthaios?
The water temperature around Agios Matthaios is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Agios Matthaios. However, during winter, temperatures reach lows of nearly 15°C (59°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Agios Matthaios?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Agios Matthaios: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Agios Matthaios...
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