Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cerknica, Slovenia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Cerknica...
Cerknica is a coastal city in Slovenia.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 3928 people.
The water temperature around Cerknica varies significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 6.9°C (44.4°F) in March up to 24.5°C (76.1°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Cerknica 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 Cerknica?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to Cerknica is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Cerknica. A spot, which is not too far away, is Lignano Pineta, which is about 60.9km (60.2miles) away from Cerknica. Click here
for directions and for more information on Lignano Pineta and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Cerknica are Punta sabbioni Venezia
, which is roughly 96.9km (60.2miles) away, and Rock island Rimini
, located roughly 148km (91.9miles) from Cerknica.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Cerknica. A good beach nearby is Grado
, which is just 47.7km (29.7miles) away from Cerknica. Another beach near Cerknica is Bibione
, which is 63.8km (39.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Cerknica?
The water temperature around Cerknica is warm, reaching up to 25°C (76°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Cerknica. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures drop down to roughly 7°C (44°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Cerknica?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (67-76°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Cerknica: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Cerknica...
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