Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Nissi beach, Cyprus
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Nissi beach...
Nissi beach is a beach in Cyprus.
The water temperature around Nissi beach has a large variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 17°C (62.5°F) in February up to 27.5°C (81.5°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Nissi 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 Nissi beach?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Nissi beach is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Nissi beach?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Nissi beach. The next good one is Anamur, which is more than 95.7km (59.4miles) away from Nissi beach. Click here
for directions and for more information on Anamur and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Stone Tombs
, which is 103km (64miles) away from Nissi beach. Another good surfspot is Stone Tombs
, located 103km (64miles) from Nissi beach.
Are there any other beaches near by?
There are several other gorgeous beaches near to Nissi beach. The closest one is Fig Tree Bay
, which is just 5.2km (3.2miles) away from Nissi beach. Another beautiful beach near Nissi beach is Faros beach
, which is approximately 90km (55.9miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Nissi beach?
The sea temperature at Nissi beach is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Nissi beach. However, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to 17°C (63°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some people 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 bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Nissi beach?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and 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 January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Nissi beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Nissi beach...
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in Morocco, the city Parcelas Penuelas
in Puerto Rico, and the city Guanyinsi
in China have in common with Nissi beach? Click on the links to find out...