Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Al Wafrah, Kuwait
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Al Wafrah...
Al Wafrah is a coastal city in Kuwait.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 10017 people.
The water temperature around Al Wafrah varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 15°C (59°F) in January up to 29.1°C (84.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph 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 Wafrah 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 Wafrah?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Al Wafrah is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Al Wafrah?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Al Wafrah. The next good one is Sunset Beach, which is more than 514.4km (319.5miles) away from Al Wafrah. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Sunset Beach and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Jumeirah Beach Dubai
, which is roughly 514.4km (319.5miles) away from Al Wafrah. Another good surfspot is Jumeirah Beach Dubai
, located approximately 514.4km (319.5miles) from Al Wafrah.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are close to Al Wafrah. The next good one is Manama Corniche
, which is more than 233.1km (144.8miles) away from Al Wafrah. If you have some extra time, you can also try Zallaq Beach
, which is approximately 241.3km (149.9miles) away from Al Wafrah.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Al Wafrah?
The water temperature around Al Wafrah is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°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 scuba diving around Al Wafrah. However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures reach lows of 15°C (59°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Al Wafrah?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Al Wafrah: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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