Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gallikos, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gallikos...
Gallikos is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 1239 people.
The water temperature around Gallikos varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.6°C (53°F) in March up to 26°C (78.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Gallikos 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 Gallikos?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Gallikos is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Gallikos?
There are not many surf spots close to Gallikos. A good spot nearby is Chorefto, which is 97.9km (61.5miles) away from Gallikos. Click here
to check out more information on Chorefto and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Gallikos are Golden Beach, Thassos
, which is ca 99.1km (61.5miles) away, and Amoudia Left
, located ca 170.3km (105.8miles) from Gallikos.
Are there beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are near to Gallikos. A good beach nearby is Saranda
, which is more than 166.5km (103.4miles) away from Gallikos. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Borsh
, approximately 168.9km (104.9miles) away from Gallikos.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Gallikos?
The sea temperature around Gallikos is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Gallikos. However, during early spring, temperatures come down to approximately 12°C (53°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Gallikos?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Gallikos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Gallikos...
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