Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Golden Sands, Bulgaria
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Golden Sands...
Golden Sands is a beach in Bulgaria.
The water temperature around Golden Sands has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 3.8°C (38.9°F) in January up to 24.3°C (75.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (57°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Golden Sands 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 Golden Sands?
The current water temperature in the month of September at Golden Sands is ca:
Are there surf spots located close to Golden Sands?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Golden Sands. The next good one is Golden Beach, Thassos, which is almost 246.4km (153.1miles) away from Golden Sands. Click here
for directions and for more information on Golden Beach, Thassos and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Chorefto
, which is approximately 372.7km (231.5miles) away from Golden Sands. Another fun surfspot is Chorefto
, located 372.7km (231.5miles) from Golden Sands.
Are there any other gorgeous beaches close by?
There are some beautiful beaches near to Golden Sands. The nearest one is Albena
, which is only 5.7km (3.5miles) away from Golden Sands. Another beautiful beach near Golden Sands is Bolata
, which is approximately 22.7km (14.1miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Golden Sands?
The sea temperature at Golden Sands 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 to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during winter, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 4°C (39°F). During this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Golden Sands?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F) during December, January, and February. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Golden Sands: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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