Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kimolos, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kimolos...
Kimolos is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 837 people.
The water temperature around Kimolos varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.2°C (59.3°F) in March up to 24.4°C (75.9°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Kimolos 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 Kimolos?
The current water temperature in the month of June near Kimolos is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Kimolos?
There are not many surf spots close to Kimolos. The closest decent spot is Naxos apollonas, which is just 60.1km (40.8miles) away from Kimolos. Click here
to check out more information on Naxos apollonas and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Kimolos are Tinos island-Kolimbithres
, which is approximately 65.6km (40.8miles) away, and Tinos-Leivada
, located roughly 67.1km (41.7miles) from Kimolos.
Are there sandy beaches near Kimolos?
Not too many beaches are located in proximity to Kimolos. A beach, which is not too far away, is Gytheio
, which is more than 111.3km (69.1miles) away from Kimolos. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Didim
, roughly 153km (95.1miles) away from Kimolos.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Kimolos?
The sea temperature around Kimolos is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to nearly 15°C (59°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Kimolos?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Kimolos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Kimolos...
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