Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jidd Hafs, Bahrain
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Jidd Hafs...
Jidd Hafs is a coastal city in Bahrain.
It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 31735 people.
The water temperature around Jidd Hafs varies significantly throughout the year.
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 graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Jidd Hafs 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 Jidd Hafs?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Jidd Hafs is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Jidd Hafs?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Jidd Hafs. A spot, which is not too far away, is Dubai Wave Pool, which is more than 299.8km (186.2miles) away from Jidd Hafs. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Dubai Wave Pool and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Jumeirah Beach Dubai
, which is ca 299.9km (186.3miles) away from Jidd Hafs. Another good surfspot is Jumeirah Beach Dubai
, located 299.9km (186.3miles) from Jidd Hafs.
Are there nice beaches near by?
Yes, there are some other gorgeous beaches in proximity to Jidd Hafs. The closest one is Manama Corniche
, which is only 1.7km (1miles) away from Jidd Hafs. Another fun beach near Jidd Hafs is Zallaq Beach
, which is approximately 16.8km (10.4miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Jidd Hafs?
The water temperature around Jidd Hafs 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 normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Jidd Hafs. However, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures come down to 17°C (63°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok 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 scuba diving and fishing close to Jidd Hafs?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during December, January, and February. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during August, September, and October when temperatures reach 28 to 33°C (82-91°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Jidd Hafs: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Jidd Hafs...
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