Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dor Beach, Israel
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dor Beach...
Dor Beach is a beach in Israel.
The water temperature around Dor Beach varies extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.5°C (61.7°F) in February up to 28.6°C (83.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Dor Beach 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 at Dor Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Dor Beach is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Dor Beach. The nearest one is HA-ARUBOT, which is just 7.5km (8.5miles) away from Dor Beach. Click here
for directions and for more information on HA-ARUBOT and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Dor Beach are Bet Yanay
, which is approximately 13.7km (8.5miles) away, and Neurim youth beach
, located roughly 15km (9.3miles) from Dor Beach.
Are there any other gorgeous beaches near by?
There are a few beaches near to Dor Beach. The closest one is HaBonim Beach
, which is only 5km (3.1miles) away from Dor Beach. Another good beach near Dor Beach is Nasholim Beach
, which is ca 5km (3.1miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Dor Beach?
The sea temperature at Dor Beach 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 normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (62°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Dor Beach?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Dor Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Dor Beach...
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