Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Korinthos, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Korinthos...
Korinthos is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 30176 people.
The water temperature around Korinthos has extreme variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.9°C (57°F) in March up to 25.5°C (78°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Korinthos 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 Korinthos?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters close to Korinthos is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Korinthos. The next good one is Vouliagmeni, which is 45.9km (53.9miles) away from Korinthos. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Vouliagmeni and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Korinthos are alykes
, which is ca 86.7km (53.9miles) away, and Agrili
, located roughly 89.8km (55.8miles) from Korinthos.
Are there nice beaches located close to Korinthos?
No, there are not many beaches near to Korinthos. A beach that might be worth checking out is Zacharo
, which is just 78.1km (48.5miles) away from Korinthos. Another nice beach near Korinthos is Gytheio
, which is roughly 84.3km (52.3miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Korinthos?
The water temperature around Korinthos 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 thin top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Korinthos. However, during early spring, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Korinthos?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when water temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Korinthos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Korinthos...
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in the Philippines, the city West Caldwell
in the United States, and Welker Seamount
have in common with Korinthos? Click on the links to find out...