Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Al Ghuwayriyah, Qatar
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Al Ghuwayriyah...
Al Ghuwayriyah is a coastal city in Qatar.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2332 people.
The water temperature around Al Ghuwayriyah changes extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from 17°C (62.6°F) in January up to 32.3°C (90.2°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (79°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Al Ghuwayriyah 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 Ghuwayriyah?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Al Ghuwayriyah is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Al Ghuwayriyah. The next good one is Dubai Wave Pool, which is 251.3km (156.1miles) away from Al Ghuwayriyah. Click here
for more information on Dubai Wave Pool and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Jumeirah Beach Dubai
, which is ca 251.5km (156.2miles) away from Al Ghuwayriyah. Another good surfspot is Jumeirah Beach Dubai
, located ca 251.5km (156.2miles) from Al Ghuwayriyah.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Al Ghuwayriyah. The next good one is Fuwairit beach
, which is 18.6km (11.5miles) away from Al Ghuwayriyah. Another gorgeous beach near Al Ghuwayriyah is Hawar Island
, roughly 33km (20.5miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Al Ghuwayriyah?
The water temperature around Al Ghuwayriyah is extremely warm, reaching up to 32°C (90°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during winter, temperatures come down to approximately 17°C (63°F). During this time, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Al Ghuwayriyah?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during August, September, and October when temperatures range from 27 to 32°C (81-90°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Al Ghuwayriyah: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Al Ghuwayriyah...
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