Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kastelli, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kastelli...
Kastelli is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a comparatively little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1828 people.
The water temperature around Kastelli changes moderately throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.5°C (59.8°F) in March up to 25.3°C (77.6°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Kastelli 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 Kastelli?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Kastelli is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Kastelli. A good spot nearby is Almiros, which is just 21.1km (17.5miles) away from Kastelli. Click here
for directions and for more information on Almiros and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Kastelli are Peristeras
, which is ca 28.2km (17.5miles) away, and Preveli
, located roughly 48.8km (30.3miles) from Kastelli.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located in proximity to Kastelli. The next good one is Bodrum
, which is more than 171km (106.2miles) away from Kastelli. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Rhodes
, ca 181.1km (112.5miles) away from Kastelli.
What wetsuit do I need for Kastelli?
The water temperature around Kastelli is very warm, reaching up to 25°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 will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Kastelli. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to nearly 15°C (60°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Kastelli?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (60-69°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Kastelli: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Kastelli...
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