Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Karasu, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Karasu...
Karasu is a coastal city in Turkey.
The water temperature around Karasu has a large variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 7.7°C (45.8°F) in February up to 24.8°C (76.7°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (60°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Karasu 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 Karasu?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Karasu is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Karasu. A good spot nearby is Alacati, which is 309.6km (192.3miles) away from Karasu. Click here
to check out more information on Alacati and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Ikaria-Armenistis
, which is roughly 348.1km (216.2miles) away from Karasu. Another fun surfspot is Ikaria-Armenistis
, located ca 348.1km (216.2miles) from Karasu.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Karasu. The next good beach is Sofular Beach
, which is 22.8km (14.2miles) away from Karasu. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Sunny Beach
, which is ca 187.3km (116.3miles) away from Karasu.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Karasu?
The water temperature around Karasu is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Karasu. However, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to 8°C (46°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Karasu?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Karasu: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.