Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dion, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dion...
Dion is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 1413 people.
The water temperature around Dion varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.6°C (53°F) in March up to 25.5°C (77.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Dion 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 Dion?
The current water temperature in the month of April near Dion is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Dion?
Not many surf spots are located close to Dion. A spot that might be worth checking out is Chorefto, which is 60.1km (37.3miles) away from Dion. Click here
to check out more information on Chorefto and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Ligia reef
, which is ca 124.6km (77.4miles) away from Dion. Another surfspot is Ligia reef
, located ca 124.6km (77.4miles) from Dion.
Are there beaches near Dion?
Not too many beaches are located near to Dion. A beach that might be worth checking out is Valtos Beach
, which is almost 127.6km (79.3miles) away from Dion. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Saranda
, ca 132.8km (82.5miles) away from Dion.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Dion?
The sea temperature around Dion is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Dion. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures come down to nearly 12°C (53°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Dion?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Dion: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Dion...
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