Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Metzitzim Beach, Israel
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Metzitzim Beach...
Metzitzim Beach is a beach in Israel.
The water temperature around Metzitzim Beach changes significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.6°C (61.9°F) in March up to 28.4°C (83.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Metzitzim Beach 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 at Metzitzim Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Metzitzim Beach is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Metzitzim Beach. The nearest one is Hilton, which is 0.4km (1.3miles) away from Metzitzim Beach. Click here
for directions and for more information on Hilton and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Metzitzim Beach are Tel-Baruch
, which is approximately 2.1km (1.3miles) away, and Dolfinraium
, located roughly 2.2km (1.4miles) from Metzitzim Beach.
Are there any other sandy beaches near by?
There are a few gorgeous beaches in close proximity to Metzitzim Beach. The closest one is Nordau Beach
, which is 0km (0miles) away from Metzitzim Beach. Another gorgeous beach near Metzitzim Beach is Hilton Beach
, which is 0.3km (0.2miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Metzitzim Beach?
The sea temperature at Metzitzim Beach is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (62°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Metzitzim Beach?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Metzitzim Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Metzitzim Beach...
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in Norway, the city Scoppito
in Italy, and the city Estombar
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