Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Canta, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Canta...
Canta is a coastal city in Turkey.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 5470 people.
The water temperature around Canta varies extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.7°C (44.1°F) in February up to 24.2°C (75.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Canta 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 Canta?
The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters around Canta is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Canta. A spot that might be worth checking out is Golden Beach, Thassos, which is almost 175.7km (109.1miles) away from Canta. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Golden Beach, Thassos and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Ikaria-Armenistis
, which is 262km (162.7miles) away from Canta. Another good surfspot is Ikaria-Armenistis
, located roughly 262km (162.7miles) from Canta.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not many beaches are near to Canta. A beach, which is not too far away, is Sunny Beach
, which is more than 113.3km (70.4miles) away from Canta. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Sofular Beach
, which is roughly 133.1km (82.7miles) away from Canta.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Canta?
The sea temperature around Canta is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 7°C (44°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Canta?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Canta: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Canta...
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