Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Orhangazi, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Orhangazi...
Orhangazi is a coastal city in Turkey.
It is a fairly medium-sized town close to the water with a population of 51792 people.
The water temperature around Orhangazi changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.6°C (43.9°F) in February up to 23.7°C (74.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (57°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Orhangazi 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 Orhangazi?
The current water temperature in the month of October near Orhangazi is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Orhangazi?
Not many surf spots are located close to Orhangazi. A spot that might be worth checking out is Alacati, which is more than 225.1km (139.8miles) away from Orhangazi. Click here
for directions and for more information on Alacati and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Ikaria-Armenistis
, which is 264.6km (164.4miles) away from Orhangazi. Another good surfspot is Ikaria-Armenistis
, located roughly 264.6km (164.4miles) from Orhangazi.
Are there sandy beaches near Orhangazi?
Not too many beaches are located near to Orhangazi. The next good one is Sofular Beach
, which is 70.4km (43.7miles) away from Orhangazi. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Sunny Beach
, which is roughly 172.7km (107.3miles) away from Orhangazi.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Orhangazi?
The sea temperature around Orhangazi is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or thin wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures reach lows of 7°C (44°F). During this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Orhangazi?
Due to significant 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 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during January, February, and March. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Orhangazi: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Orhangazi...
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