Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bornova, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bornova...
Bornova is a coastal city in Turkey.
The water temperature around Bornova changes significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.7°C (60.2°F) in December up to 26.2°C (79.2°F) in the month of September, 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 early fall, since Bornova 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 Bornova?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters around Bornova is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Bornova. The closest decent spot is Alacati, which is roughly 53.1km (53.4miles) away from Bornova. Click here
for directions and for more information on Alacati and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Bornova are Ikaria-Armenistis
, which is approximately 86km (53.4miles) away, and Tinos-Leivada
, located roughly 124.9km (77.6miles) from Bornova.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are not many beaches close to Bornova. The closest decent beach is Urla
, which is just 27.8km (17.3miles) away from Bornova. Another gorgeous beach near Bornova is Foça
, 29.2km (18.1miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Bornova?
The sea temperature around Bornova is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Bornova. However, during early winter, water temperatures come down to nearly 16°C (60°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Bornova?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures range from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Bornova: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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