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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Askos, Greece

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Askos...

Askos is a coastal city in Greece. It is a comparatively little city close to the water with a population of 1406 people. The water temperature around Askos varies dramatically throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 10.3°C (50.6°F) in February up to 24.6°C (76.3°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Askos 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 Askos?

The current water temperature in the month of October near Askos is about:
20°C (68°F)

Are there surf spots near Askos?

There are not too many surf spots close to Askos. The closest decent spot is Golden Beach, Thassos, which is just 71.9km (56.3miles) away from Askos. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Golden Beach, Thassos and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Askos are Chorefto, which is 90.7km (56.3miles) away, and Kastrosikia spot, located 186.5km (115.9miles) from Askos.

Are there beautiful beaches near Askos?

No, not too many beaches are located in proximity to Askos. The closest decent one is Saranda, which is 189.1km (117.4miles) away from Askos. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Valtos Beach, which is 189.6km (117.8miles) away from Askos.

What wetsuit is needed for Askos?

The water temperature around Askos is warm, reaching up to 25°C (76°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to nearly 10°C (51°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Askos?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (51-60°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during June, July, and August when temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (67-76°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Askos: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Askos...

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