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

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

Athikia is a coastal city in Greece. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1834 people. The water temperature around Athikia has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.9°C (57°F) in March up to 25.5°C (78°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Athikia 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 Athikia?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Athikia is ca:
20°C (69°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Athikia. A good spot nearby is Vouliagmeni, which is 46.3km (52.3miles) away from Athikia. Click here for more information on Vouliagmeni and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Athikia are Agrili, which is ca 84.3km (52.3miles) away, and alykes, located roughly 88.6km (55miles) from Athikia.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are not many beaches close to Athikia. A beach that might be worth checking out is Zacharo, which is 73.9km (45.9miles) away from Athikia. Another beautiful beach near Athikia is Gytheio, approximately 75.7km (47miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Athikia?

The sea temperature around Athikia is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Athikia. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to roughly 14°C (57°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Athikia?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Athikia: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Athikia...

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