Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Al Hawash, Syria
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Al Hawash...
Al Hawash is a coastal city in Syria.
The water temperature around Al Hawash changes dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.9°C (62.4°F) in March up to 28.3°C (82.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Al Hawash 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 Hawash?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Al Hawash is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Al Hawash. A spot, which is not too far away, is Sandy Beach-Chekka, which is just 46.8km (32.5miles) away from Al Hawash. Click here
for more information on Sandy Beach-Chekka and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Al Hawash are Batroun
, which is ca 52.4km (32.5miles) away, and Tam tam
, located roughly 59.3km (36.8miles) from Al Hawash.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Al Hawash. The closest decent beach is El Mina
, which is only 43.5km (27miles) away from Al Hawash. Another beach near Al Hawash is Byblos Beach
, ca 58.7km (36.5miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Al Hawash?
The water temperature around Al Hawash 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 typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to 17°C (62°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, 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 better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Al Hawash?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Al Hawash: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Al Hawash...
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