Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gokceada, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gokceada...
Gokceada is an island in Turkey.
It is one of the islands of the Aegean Islands island group.
The water temperature around Gokceada varies extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.3°C (52.4°F) in March up to 23.3°C (73.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Gokceada 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 Gokceada?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Gokceada is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Gokceada. The next good one is Golden Beach, Thassos, which is more than 68.4km (42.5miles) away from Gokceada. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Golden Beach, Thassos and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Chorefto
, which is 155.3km (96.4miles) away from Gokceada. Another fun surfspot is Chorefto
, located approximately 155.3km (96.4miles) from Gokceada.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
Not many beaches are located close to Gokceada. A good beach nearby is Foça
, which is 116.2km (72.2miles) away from Gokceada. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Urla
, which is approximately 138.6km (86.1miles) away from Gokceada.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Gokceada?
The sea temperature around Gokceada is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°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 people might even be ok without a rashguard or thin wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Gokceada. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, water temperatures cool down to 11°C (52°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Gokceada?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Gokceada: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Gokceada...
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