Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Elaiochori, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Elaiochori...
Elaiochori is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1195 people.
The water temperature around Elaiochori varies dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.2°C (52.1°F) in February up to 24.5°C (76.1°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Elaiochori 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 Elaiochori?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Elaiochori is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Elaiochori. A good spot nearby is Golden Beach, Thassos, which is 27.8km (17.3miles) away from Elaiochori. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Golden Beach, Thassos and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Vouliagmeni
, which is approximately 209.4km (130.1miles) away from Elaiochori. Another fun surfspot is Vouliagmeni
, located approximately 209.4km (130.1miles) from Elaiochori.
Are there beaches close by?
Not many beaches are located in close proximity to Elaiochori. The next good beach is Foça
, which is almost 201.2km (125miles) away from Elaiochori. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Sunny Beach
, approximately 218.6km (135.8miles) away from Elaiochori.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Elaiochori?
The sea temperature around Elaiochori is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Elaiochori. However, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of nearly 11°C (52°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Elaiochori?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Elaiochori: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Elaiochori...
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in Honduras, the geo Algol Seamount
, and the city Voula
in Greece have in common with Elaiochori? Click on the links to find out...