Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Batroun, Lebanon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Batroun...
Batroun is a surf spot in Lebanon.
The water temperature around Batroun changes significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 17°C (62.7°F) in February up to 28.6°C (83.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (74°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Batroun 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 at Batroun?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Batroun is ca:
Are there any other surf spots in close proximity to Batroun?
Yes, there are other surf spots close to Batroun. The closest one is Sandy Beach-Chekka, which is just 5.6km (3.5miles) away from Batroun. Click here
for directions and for more information on Sandy Beach-Chekka and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Batroun is Tam tam
, which is roughly 8.9km (5.5miles) away.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are several other beautiful beaches near to Batroun. The closest one is Byblos Beach
, which is 8.3km (5.2miles) away from Batroun. Another beach near Batroun is El Mina
, which is ca 8.9km (5.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Batroun?
The sea temperature at Batroun 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 . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures reach lows of approximately 17°C (63°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Batroun?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures range from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Batroun: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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