Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kopanos, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kopanos...
Kopanos is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2202 people.
The water temperature around Kopanos varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.6°C (53°F) in March up to 25.5°C (77.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Kopanos 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 Kopanos?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Kopanos is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Kopanos. A good spot nearby is Chorefto, which is 97.2km (60.4miles) away from Kopanos. Click here
to check out more information on Chorefto and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Krioneri PARGA
, which is approximately 131.3km (81.5miles) away from Kopanos. Another good surfspot is Krioneri PARGA
, located 131.3km (81.5miles) from Kopanos.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Kopanos. A beach, which is not too far away, is Saranda
, which is 124km (77miles) away from Kopanos. If you have some extra time, you can also try Borsh
, which is 126.5km (78.6miles) away from Kopanos.
What wetsuit is needed for Kopanos?
The water temperature around Kopanos is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to 12°C (53°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended 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 chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Kopanos?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Kopanos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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