Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Otok, Montenegro
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Otok...
Otok is an island in Montenegro.
It is located in the Bay of Kotor Islands island group.
The water temperature around Otok changes significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 13.1°C (55.6°F) in March up to 26.4°C (79.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Otok 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 Otok?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Otok is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Otok?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Otok. A good spot nearby is Capo Vieste, which is more than 136.3km (84.7miles) away from Otok. Click here
for more information on Capo Vieste and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Krioneri PARGA
, which is 235km (146miles) away from Otok. Another fun surfspot is Krioneri PARGA
, located approximately 235km (146miles) from Otok.
Are there beaches near by?
Yes, there are some beaches in proximity to Otok. The closest one is Trsteno
, which is only 10.4km (6.5miles) away from Otok. Another gorgeous beach near Otok is Jaz Beach
, which is roughly 10.9km (6.8miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Otok?
The water temperature around Otok is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (80°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Otok. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to approximately 13°C (56°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Otok?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (71-80°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Otok: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Otok...
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