Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ain Sukhna, Egypt
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ain Sukhna...
Ain Sukhna is a coastal city in Egypt.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 45552 people.
The water temperature around Ain Sukhna has average variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 16.9°C (62.5°F) in January up to 26.9°C (80.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ain Sukhna 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 Ain Sukhna?
The current water temperature in the month of April near Ain Sukhna is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Ain Sukhna. The next good one is Ziqim Beach, which is 189.5km (117.7miles) away from Ain Sukhna. Click here
to check out more information on Ziqim Beach and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out DromiAshdod
, which is approximately 203.3km (126.3miles) away from Ain Sukhna. Another fun surfspot is DromiAshdod
, located approximately 203.3km (126.3miles) from Ain Sukhna.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are located close to Ain Sukhna. A beach that might be worth checking out is Gamasa
, which is more than 135.3km (84miles) away from Ain Sukhna. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Dahab
, which is approximately 153.2km (95.2miles) away from Ain Sukhna.
What wetsuit do I need for Ain Sukhna?
The water temperature around Ain Sukhna is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°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 people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Ain Sukhna. However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures cool down to approximately 17°C (63°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Ain Sukhna?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Ain Sukhna: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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