Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ceyhan, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ceyhan...
Ceyhan is a coastal city in Turkey.
It is a comparatively average coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 96303 people.
The water temperature around Ceyhan has extreme variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 16°C (60.8°F) in February up to 28.7°C (83.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ceyhan 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 Ceyhan?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters close to Ceyhan is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Ceyhan. The closest decent spot is Stone Tombs, which is almost 99.3km (61.7miles) away from Ceyhan. Click here
for more information on Stone Tombs and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Anamur
, which is ca 173.3km (107.7miles) away from Ceyhan. Another fun surfspot is Anamur
, located ca 173.3km (107.7miles) from Ceyhan.
Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Ceyhan?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Ceyhan. One that might be worth checking out is Fig Tree Bay
, which is more than 171km (106.2miles) away from Ceyhan. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Nissi beach
, ca 175.4km (108.9miles) away from Ceyhan.
What wetsuit do I need for Ceyhan?
The water temperature around Ceyhan 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 usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures cool down to approximately 16°C (61°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Ceyhan?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September 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 Ceyhan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.