Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near As Suwayq, Oman
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about As Suwayq...
As Suwayq is a coastal city in Oman.
It is a relatively average coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 107143 people.
The water temperature around As Suwayq changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 23°C (73.5°F) in February up to 32.6°C (90.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since As Suwayq 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 As Suwayq?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters close to As Suwayq is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to As Suwayq. A spot, which is not too far away, is Fujairah Port, which is almost 112.1km (69.6miles) away from As Suwayq. Click here
for more information on Fujairah Port and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Moscow Beach
, which is ca 166.4km (103.4miles) away from As Suwayq. Another good surfspot is Moscow Beach
, located approximately 166.4km (103.4miles) from As Suwayq.
Are there beaches in close proximity to As Suwayq?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to As Suwayq. The closest decent beach is Jiwani Bay
, which is more than 282.4km (175.4miles) away from As Suwayq. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Gwadar West Beach
, which is approximately 301.2km (187.1miles) away from As Suwayq.
What wetsuit is needed for As Suwayq?
The water temperature around As Suwayq is extremely warm, reaching up to 33°C (91°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to approximately 23°C (73°F). During this time, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near As Suwayq?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 23 to 28°C (73-82°F) during January, February, and March. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 28 to 33°C (82-91°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to As Suwayq: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.