Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Nea Anchialos, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Nea Anchialos...
Nea Anchialos is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a fairly dense town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 5908 people.
The water temperature around Nea Anchialos changes significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 12.5°C (54.4°F) in February up to 25.7°C (78.3°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Nea Anchialos 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 Nea Anchialos?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters around Nea Anchialos is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Nea Anchialos. A spot, which is not too far away, is Chorefto, which is more than 20.2km (12.5miles) away from Nea Anchialos. Click here
for more information on Chorefto and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Vouliagmeni
, which is approximately 114.1km (70.9miles) away from Nea Anchialos. Another good surfspot is Vouliagmeni
, located approximately 114.1km (70.9miles) from Nea Anchialos.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
Not many beaches are located in close proximity to Nea Anchialos. One that might be worth checking out is Valtos Beach
, which is more than 129.8km (80.6miles) away from Nea Anchialos. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Zacharo
, which is approximately 139.8km (86.8miles) away from Nea Anchialos.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Nea Anchialos?
The sea temperature around Nea Anchialos is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, 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 diving around Nea Anchialos. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to approximately 12°C (54°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Nea Anchialos?
Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during June, July, and August when temperatures range from 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Nea Anchialos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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