Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Al Alamayn, Egypt
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Al Alamayn...
Al Alamayn is a coastal city in Egypt.
It is a quite little city close to the water with a population of 7400 people.
The water temperature around Al Alamayn varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 17°C (62.7°F) in February up to 27.5°C (81.4°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Al Alamayn 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 Al Alamayn?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Al Alamayn is about:
Are there surf spots near Al Alamayn?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Al Alamayn. The closest decent spot is Ziqim Beach, which is 331km (205.6miles) away from Al Alamayn. Click here
to check out more information on Ziqim Beach and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try DromiAshdod
, which is 339.7km (211miles) away from Al Alamayn. Another good surfspot is DromiAshdod
, located 339.7km (211miles) from Al Alamayn.
Are there beautiful beaches near Al Alamayn?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Al Alamayn. The closest decent beach is Sidi Abdel Rahman
, which is 16.3km (10.1miles) away from Al Alamayn. Another beautiful beach near Al Alamayn is Maamoura Beach
, which is roughly 71.1km (44.1miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Al Alamayn?
The water temperature around Al Alamayn 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 sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures cool down to 17°C (63°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Al Alamayn?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Al Alamayn: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.