Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Karabuk, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Karabuk...
Karabuk is a coastal city in Turkey.
It is a relatively average coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 97481 people.
The water temperature around Karabuk changes extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.7°C (44.1°F) in March up to 23.2°C (73.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (58°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Karabuk 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 Karabuk?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Karabuk is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Karabuk. A good spot nearby is Stone Tombs, which is 338.2km (210.1miles) away from Karabuk. Click here
for more information on Stone Tombs and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Anamur
, which is roughly 353.7km (219.7miles) away from Karabuk. Another fun surfspot is Anamur
, located roughly 353.7km (219.7miles) from Karabuk.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Karabuk?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Karabuk. A beach, which is not too far away, is Sofular Beach
, which is more than 110.2km (68.4miles) away from Karabuk. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Bolata
, which is roughly 257.3km (159.8miles) away from Karabuk.
What wetsuit is needed for Karabuk?
The water temperature around Karabuk is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 7°C (44°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Karabuk?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Karabuk: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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