Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dara, Syria
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dara...
Dara is a coastal city in Syria.
It is a rather medium-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 97969 people.
The water temperature around Dara has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.9°C (62.4°F) in March up to 28.8°C (83.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Dara 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 Dara?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters around Dara is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Dara. A good spot nearby is Shavei Tzion, which is roughly 64.3km (41.5miles) away from Dara. Click here
to check out more information on Shavei Tzion and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Dara are BackDoor Haifa
, which is 66.9km (41.5miles) away, and TE PEAK
, located approximately 67.9km (42.2miles) from Dara.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
There are not many beaches in proximity to Dara. The next good one is Dekel Beach
, which is 35.6km (22.1miles) away from Dara. Another nice beach near Dara is Dado South Beach
, approximately 67.7km (42.1miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Dara?
The sea temperature around Dara 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 typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Dara. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to approximately 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Dara?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Dara: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Dara...
Do you know what the the city Berck
in France, the city Denice
in Italy, and the city Dornum
in Germany have in common with Dara? Click on the links to find out...