Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ajdabiya, Libya
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ajdabiya...
Ajdabiya is a coastal city in Libya.
It is a rather medium-sized town close to the water with a population of 134358 people.
The water temperature around Ajdabiya varies extremely throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.4°F) in January up to 27°C (80.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ajdabiya 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 Ajdabiya?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Ajdabiya is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Ajdabiya?
Not many surf spots are located close to Ajdabiya. The closest decent spot is Off The Wall, which is almost 201.7km (125.3miles) away from Ajdabiya. Click here
to check out more information on Off The Wall and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Preveli
, which is approximately 386.8km (240.2miles) away from Ajdabiya. Another good surfspot is Preveli
, located 386.8km (240.2miles) from Ajdabiya.
Are there white sand beaches close to Ajdabiya?
Not too many beaches are located close to Ajdabiya. The next good one is Mersa Matruh
, which is almost 415.8km (258.3miles) away from Ajdabiya. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Gytheio
, which is 434.7km (270miles) away from Ajdabiya.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Ajdabiya?
The sea temperature around Ajdabiya is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Ajdabiya. However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures drop down to 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly 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 close to Ajdabiya?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Ajdabiya: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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