Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Byblos Beach, Lebanon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Byblos Beach...
Byblos Beach is a beach in Lebanon.
The water temperature around Byblos Beach varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 17°C (62.7°F) in February up to 29.2°C (84.6°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (74°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Byblos Beach 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 Byblos Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Byblos Beach is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Byblos Beach?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Byblos Beach. The nearest one is Tam tam, which is only 0.6km (2.7miles) away from Byblos Beach. Click here
for more information on Tam tam and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Byblos Beach are Nahr brahim
, which is ca 4.4km (2.7miles) away, and Batroun
, located approximately 8.3km (5.2miles) from Byblos Beach.
Are there any other gorgeous beaches near by?
There are some gorgeous beaches in proximity to Byblos Beach. The nearest one is Tabarja Beach
, which is 6.5km (4.1miles) away from Byblos Beach. Another good beach near Byblos Beach is El Mina
, which is roughly 16.3km (10.1miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Byblos Beach?
The sea temperature at Byblos Beach is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, temperatures come down to roughly 17°C (63°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Byblos Beach?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during fall when water temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Byblos Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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