Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Krk, Croatia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Krk...
Krk is an island in Croatia.
It is located in the island group.
The water temperature around Krk varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 10.2°C (50.4°F) in March up to 23.7°C (74.7°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Krk 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 Krk?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Krk is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Krk?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Krk. The closest decent spot is Lignano Pineta, which is more than 79.9km (49.6miles) away from Krk. Click here
to check out more information on Lignano Pineta and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Fano-Sassonia
, which is ca 114.6km (71.2miles) away from Krk. Another good surfspot is Fano-Sassonia
, located roughly 114.6km (71.2miles) from Krk.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Krk. The closest decent beach is Grado
, which is just 69.5km (43.1miles) away from Krk. Another beach near Krk is Bibione
, which is ca 81.2km (50.4miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Krk?
The water temperature around Krk is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during early spring, water temperatures come down to 10°C (50°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly 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 close to Krk?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (50-59°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during June, July, and August when temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Krk: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Krk...
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