Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Al Hamra, Syria
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Al Hamra...
Al Hamra is a coastal city in Syria.
The water temperature around Al Hamra has a large variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 17.9°C (64.2°F) in January up to 28.3°C (82.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Al Hamra 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 Hamra?
The current water temperature in the month of October near Al Hamra is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Al Hamra?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Al Hamra. A spot, which is not too far away, is Sandy Beach-Chekka, which is more than 104.6km (65miles) away from Al Hamra. Click here
for directions and for more information on Sandy Beach-Chekka and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Tam tam
, which is roughly 116.8km (72.6miles) away from Al Hamra. Another good surfspot is Tam tam
, located ca 116.8km (72.6miles) from Al Hamra.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are in close proximity to Al Hamra. A good beach nearby is El Mina
, which is 101.2km (62.9miles) away from Al Hamra. If you have some extra time, you can also try Byblos Beach
, which is ca 116.3km (72.2miles) away from Al Hamra.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Al Hamra?
The sea temperature around Al Hamra is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Al Hamra. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, temperatures cool down to 18°C (64°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Al Hamra?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (64-73°F) during December, January, and February. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when temperatures range from 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Al Hamra: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Al Hamra...
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, Java Ridge
, and the city Azaguie
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