Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Minab, Iran
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Minab...
Minab is a coastal city in Iran.
It is a rather medium-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 70790 people.
The water temperature around Minab has a large variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 21.2°C (70.2°F) in March up to 32.6°C (90.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Minab 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 Minab?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters around Minab is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Minab. The next good one is Fujairah Port, which is more than 144.8km (89.9miles) away from Minab. Click here
for directions and for more information on Fujairah Port and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Moscow Beach
, which is approximately 174.1km (108.2miles) away from Minab. Another surfspot is Moscow Beach
, located approximately 174.1km (108.2miles) from Minab.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not many beaches are close to Minab. One that might be worth checking out is Jiwani Bay
, which is more than 322.9km (200.6miles) away from Minab. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Gwadar West Beach
, approximately 340.1km (211.2miles) away from Minab.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Minab?
The sea temperature around Minab is extremely warm, reaching up to 33°C (91°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Minab. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures cool down to roughly 21°C (70°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 better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Minab?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when water temperatures go up to 28 to 33°C (82-91°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Minab: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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