Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gagra, Georgia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gagra...
Gagra is a beach in Georgia.
The water temperature around Gagra has a large variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 8.5°C (47.3°F) in January up to 25°C (76.9°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Gagra 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 Gagra?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Gagra is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Gagra?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Gagra. A good spot nearby is Stone Tombs, which is more than 580km (360.2miles) away from Gagra. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Stone Tombs and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Anamur
, which is roughly 643.7km (399.8miles) away from Gagra. Another surfspot is Anamur
, located roughly 643.7km (399.8miles) from Gagra.
Are there any other beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Gagra. A good beach nearby is Sokumi
, which is just 42.6km (26.5miles) away from Gagra. Another nice beach near Gagra is Anaklia beach
, which is roughly 90.3km (56.1miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Gagra?
The water temperature at Gagra is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, temperatures come down to nearly 8°C (47°F). During these months, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Gagra?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (47-56°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Gagra: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Gagra...
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