Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hawar Island, Bahrain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hawar Island...
Hawar Island is a beach in Bahrain.
The water temperature around Hawar Island changes extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 17°C (62.6°F) in January up to 32.7°C (90.8°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Hawar Island 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 Hawar Island?
The current water temperature in the month of January at Hawar Island is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Hawar Island?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Hawar Island. A good spot nearby is Dubai Wave Pool, which is 279.4km (173.5miles) away from Hawar Island. Click here
for directions and for more information on Dubai Wave Pool and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Jumeirah Beach Dubai
, which is ca 279.7km (173.7miles) away from Hawar Island. Another surfspot is Jumeirah Beach Dubai
, located ca 279.7km (173.7miles) from Hawar Island.
Are there any other sandy beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to Hawar Island. A good beach nearby is Zallaq Beach
, which is 30.1km (18.7miles) away from Hawar Island. Another nice beach near Hawar Island is Umm Bab
, 30.2km (18.8miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Hawar Island?
The sea temperature at Hawar Island is extremely warm, reaching up to 33°C (91°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Hawar Island. Nevertheless, during winter, water temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (63°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Hawar Island?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during August, September, and October when water temperatures range from 28 to 33°C (82-91°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Hawar Island: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Hawar Island...
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in Italy, the city Mozon
in Philippines, and the city Bonoua
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