Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mengen, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mengen...
Mengen is a coastal city in Turkey.
The water temperature around Mengen varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.2°C (44.9°F) in February up to 23.2°C (73.7°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Mengen 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 Mengen?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Mengen is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Mengen?
Not many surf spots are located close to Mengen. A good spot nearby is Stone Tombs, which is 330km (205miles) away from Mengen. Click here
to check out more information on Stone Tombs and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Anamur
, which is approximately 338.3km (210.1miles) away from Mengen. Another surfspot is Anamur
, located ca 338.3km (210.1miles) from Mengen.
Are there gorgeous beaches near Mengen?
Not too many beaches are located in proximity to Mengen. The closest decent beach is Sofular Beach
, which is 78.1km (48.5miles) away from Mengen. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Bolata
, ca 247.6km (153.8miles) away from Mengen.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Mengen?
The sea temperature around Mengen is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°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 for most people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Mengen. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to approximately 7°C (45°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Mengen?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Mengen: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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