Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Megalopoli, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Megalopoli...
Megalopoli is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 5283 people.
The water temperature around Megalopoli has average variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 15.8°C (60.4°F) in March up to 25.1°C (77.1°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Megalopoli 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 Megalopoli?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Megalopoli is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Megalopoli. The closest decent spot is Agrili, which is just 32.6km (23.4miles) away from Megalopoli. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Agrili and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Megalopoli are Lakouvardos
, which is ca 37.6km (23.4miles) away, and Voidokoilia
, located ca 40.3km (25.1miles) from Megalopoli.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches close to Megalopoli. A good beach nearby is Zacharo
, which is just 27.7km (17.2miles) away from Megalopoli. Another nice beach near Megalopoli is Gytheio
, ca 50.1km (31.1miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Megalopoli?
The water temperature around Megalopoli is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Megalopoli. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to 16°C (60°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Megalopoli?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during August, September, and October when temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Megalopoli: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Megalopoli...
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