Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lefkimmi, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lefkimmi...
Lefkimmi is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2935 people.
The water temperature around Lefkimmi changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.6°C (58.2°F) in March up to 24.8°C (76.6°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Lefkimmi 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 Lefkimmi?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Lefkimmi is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Lefkimmi. The next good one is Kastro Point, which is just 19.9km (12.6miles) away from Lefkimmi. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Kastro Point and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Lefkimmi are Krioneri PARGA
, which is roughly 20.3km (12.6miles) away, and Amoudia Left
, located approximately 25.3km (15.7miles) from Lefkimmi.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Lefkimmi?
No, there are not many beaches near to Lefkimmi. A good beach nearby is Valtos Beach
, which is just 19.6km (12.2miles) away from Lefkimmi. Another good beach near Lefkimmi is Saranda
, roughly 31.4km (19.5miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Lefkimmi?
The water temperature around Lefkimmi is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or light wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Lefkimmi. However, during February, March, and April, water temperatures come down to approximately 15°C (58°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Lefkimmi?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during fall when water temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Lefkimmi: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Lefkimmi...
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