Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dura al Qar, Palestinian Territory
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dura al Qar...
Dura al Qar is a coastal city in the Palestinian Territory.
It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2858 people.
The water temperature around Dura al Qar changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 17.2°C (63°F) in February up to 29.1°C (84.3°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Dura al Qar 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 Dura al Qar?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Dura al Qar is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Dura al Qar. The closest decent spot is Hilton, which is just 28.3km (17.6miles) away from Dura al Qar. Click here
to check out more information on Hilton and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Dura al Qar are Tel-Baruch
, which is roughly 28.4km (17.6miles) away, and Maravi
, located 28.4km (17.7miles) from Dura al Qar.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
There are not many beaches close to Dura al Qar. The closest decent beach is Bograshov Beach
, which is only 28.2km (17.5miles) away from Dura al Qar. Another nice beach near Dura al Qar is Frishman Beach
, approximately 28.2km (17.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Dura al Qar?
The sea temperature around Dura al Qar 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 Dura al Qar. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures reach lows of nearly 17°C (63°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Dura al Qar?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Dura al Qar: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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