Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jarash, Jordan
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Jarash...
Jarash is a coastal city in Jordan.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 27046 people.
The water temperature around Jarash has extreme variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.5°C (61.7°F) in February up to 28.6°C (83.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Jarash 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 Jarash?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Jarash is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Jarash?
There are not too many surf spots close to Jarash. The closest decent spot is HA-ARUBOT, which is roughly 60.7km (37.9miles) away from Jarash. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on HA-ARUBOT and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Jarash are Bet Yanay
, which is 61km (37.9miles) away, and Neurim youth beach
, located ca 61.1km (38miles) from Jarash.
Are there beautiful beaches near Jarash?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Jarash. The closest decent beach is Dekel Beach
, which is only 42km (26.1miles) away from Jarash. Another fun beach near Jarash is Dor Beach
, ca 61km (37.9miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Jarash?
The water temperature around Jarash is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Jarash. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to nearly 17°C (62°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Jarash?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Jarash: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Jarash...
Do you know what the Sisifo Seamount
, Red Sea
, and the city Luqiao
in China have in common with Jarash? Click on the links to find out...