Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Megala Kalyvia, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Megala Kalyvia...
Megala Kalyvia is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1849 people.
The water temperature around Megala Kalyvia has extreme variability throughout 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 Megala Kalyvia 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 Megala Kalyvia?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Megala Kalyvia is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Megala Kalyvia. The next good one is Kastrosikia spot, which is roughly 67.4km (42.3miles) away from Megala Kalyvia. Click here
for more information on Kastrosikia spot and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Megala Kalyvia are Shark reef
, which is approximately 68.1km (42.3miles) away, and Ligia reef
, located approximately 69.2km (43miles) from Megala Kalyvia.
Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Megala Kalyvia?
No, there are not many beaches near to Megala Kalyvia. The next good one is Valtos Beach
, which is 76.1km (47.3miles) away from Megala Kalyvia. Another gorgeous beach near Megala Kalyvia is Saranda
, which is ca 97.8km (60.8miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Megala Kalyvia?
The water temperature around Megala Kalyvia 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 wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Megala Kalyvia. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures reach lows of approximately 12°C (53°F). During these months, 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 ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly 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 Megala Kalyvia?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Megala Kalyvia: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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