Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Fatsa, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Fatsa...
Fatsa is a coastal city in Turkey.
It is a relatively average coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 82160 people.
The water temperature around Fatsa changes dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.9°C (44.4°F) in February up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Fatsa 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 Fatsa?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Fatsa is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Fatsa. The next good one is Stone Tombs, which is almost 365.3km (226.9miles) away from Fatsa. Click here
for more information on Stone Tombs and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Anamur
, which is approximately 425.8km (264.5miles) away from Fatsa. Another fun surfspot is Anamur
, located roughly 425.8km (264.5miles) from Fatsa.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located close to Fatsa. One that might be worth checking out is Gagra
, which is more than 208.8km (129.7miles) away from Fatsa. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Chaqvi
, roughly 223.6km (138.9miles) away from Fatsa.
What wetsuit do I need for Fatsa?
The water temperature around Fatsa is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to 7°C (44°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Fatsa?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Fatsa: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Fatsa...
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in Algeria, the geo Long Basin
, and the city Plourivo
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