Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Megalo Chorio, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Megalo Chorio...
Megalo Chorio is a coastal city in Greece.
The water temperature around Megalo Chorio has average variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.4°C (61.6°F) in February up to 24.7°C (76.5°F) in the month of June, 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 summer, since Megalo Chorio 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 Megalo Chorio?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to Megalo Chorio is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Megalo Chorio. A spot, which is not too far away, is Acropolis, which is almost 47.8km (29.7miles) away from Megalo Chorio. Click here
to check out more information on Acropolis and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Naxos apollonas
, which is roughly 110.9km (68.9miles) away from Megalo Chorio. Another good surfspot is Naxos apollonas
, located 110.9km (68.9miles) from Megalo Chorio.
Are there nice beaches located close to Megalo Chorio?
No, there are not many beaches near to Megalo Chorio. One beach, which is not too far away, is Bodrum
, which is only 40.7km (25.3miles) away from Megalo Chorio. Another beautiful beach near Megalo Chorio is Rhodes
, which is approximately 48.3km (30miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Megalo Chorio?
The water temperature around Megalo Chorio is warm, reaching up to 25°C (76°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures come down to 16°C (62°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Megalo Chorio?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (62-71°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (67-76°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Megalo Chorio: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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