Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mawiyah, Yemen
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mawiyah...
Mawiyah is a coastal city in Yemen.
The water temperature around Mawiyah changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.5°C (77.9°F) in January up to 30.5°C (86.9°F) in the month of June, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Mawiyah 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 Mawiyah?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Mawiyah is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Mawiyah. A spot, which is not too far away, is Masirah Island, which is almost 1040.9km (646.5miles) away from Mawiyah. Click here
to check out more information on Masirah Island and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Sunset Beach
, which is approximately 1048.2km (651.1miles) away from Mawiyah. Another good surfspot is Sunset Beach
, located 1048.2km (651.1miles) from Mawiyah.
Are there beaches close to Mawiyah?
No, not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Mawiyah. The next good one is Al-Jazira
, which is almost 803.5km (499.1miles) away from Mawiyah. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Umm Bab
, which is 899km (558.4miles) away from Mawiyah.
What wetsuit is needed for Mawiyah?
The water temperature around Mawiyah is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures reach lows of roughly 25°C (78°F). During this time, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a rashguard or light wetsuit top.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Mawiyah?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (78-87°F) during December, January, and February. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during May, June, and Jul when temperatures reach 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Mawiyah: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Mawiyah...
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