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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Herceg-Novi, Montenegro

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Herceg-Novi...

Herceg-Novi is a coastal city in Montenegro. It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 19536 people. The water temperature around Herceg-Novi changes significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 13.1°C (55.6°F) in March up to 25.5°C (78°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Herceg-Novi 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 Herceg-Novi?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters near Herceg-Novi is about:
24°C (76°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not many surf spots are in proximity to Herceg-Novi. The next good one is Capo Vieste, which is more than 130.1km (80.8miles) away from Herceg-Novi. Click here for directions and for more information on Capo Vieste and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Krioneri PARGA, which is approximately 240.8km (149.5miles) away from Herceg-Novi. Another fun surfspot is Krioneri PARGA, located ca 240.8km (149.5miles) from Herceg-Novi.

Are there beaches close by?

There are a few beautiful beaches near to Herceg-Novi. The closest one is Trsteno, which is only 17.3km (10.8miles) away from Herceg-Novi. Another gorgeous beach near Herceg-Novi is Jaz Beach, which is ca 18km (11.2miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Herceg-Novi?

The sea temperature around Herceg-Novi is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during February, March, and April, water temperatures cool down to nearly 13°C (56°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Herceg-Novi?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Herceg-Novi: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Herceg-Novi...

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