Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Arsin, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Arsin...
Arsin is a coastal city in Turkey.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 16148 people.
The water temperature around Arsin varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.7°C (45.8°F) in January up to 25.4°C (77.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Arsin 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 Arsin?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Arsin is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Arsin. A spot that might be worth checking out is Stone Tombs, which is 445.3km (276.6miles) away from Arsin. Click here
to check out more information on Stone Tombs and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Anamur
, which is approximately 514.9km (319.8miles) away from Arsin. Another fun surfspot is Anamur
, located approximately 514.9km (319.8miles) from Arsin.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are near to Arsin. A beach, which is not too far away, is Chaqvi
, which is 107.7km (66.9miles) away from Arsin. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Kobuleti beach
, approximately 113.3km (70.4miles) away from Arsin.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Arsin?
The water temperature around Arsin is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during winter, water temperatures come down to approximately 8°C (46°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Arsin?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Arsin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Arsin...
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