Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gazi, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gazi...
Gazi is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 9721 people.
The water temperature around Gazi changes moderately throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.1°C (59.2°F) in February up to 24.3°C (75.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Gazi 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 Gazi?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around Gazi is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Gazi. The closest decent spot is Preveli, which is just 35.6km (23.4miles) away from Gazi. Click here
for directions and for more information on Preveli and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Gazi are Almiros
, which is approximately 37.7km (23.4miles) away, and Peristeras
, located 45.5km (28.3miles) from Gazi.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
Not many beaches are located in proximity to Gazi. The next good one is Gytheio
, which is more than 170.3km (105.8miles) away from Gazi. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Bodrum
, which is 175.9km (109.3miles) away from Gazi.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Gazi?
The sea temperature around Gazi is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°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 for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures reach lows of approximately 15°C (59°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Gazi?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Gazi: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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