Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Netanya, Israel
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Netanya...
Netanya is a coastal city in Israel.
It is a quite mid-size city close to the ocean with a population of 171676 people.
The water temperature around Netanya changes significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 17.3°C (63.2°F) in March up to 27.9°C (82.3°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Netanya 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 Netanya?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Netanya is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Netanya. The closest one is Sironit Beach, which is 0.8km (1.4miles) away from Netanya. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Sironit Beach and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Netanya are Neurim youth beach
, which is approximately 2.3km (1.4miles) away, and Bet Yanay
, located approximately 3.6km (2.2miles) from Netanya.
Are there beaches close to Netanya?
Yes, there are a few other nice beaches in close proximity to Netanya. The closest one is Dor Beach
, which is only 17.3km (10.7miles) away from Netanya. Another beach near Netanya is Metzitzim Beach
, which is approximately 17.3km (10.8miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Netanya?
The water temperature around Netanya is very warm, reaching up to 28°C (82°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or thin 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 Netanya. Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures drop down to 17°C (63°F). In this season, 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 chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Netanya?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during fall when temperatures reach 23 to 28°C (73-82°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Netanya: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.