Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Oued Sly, Algeria
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Oued Sly...
Oued Sly is a coastal city in Algeria.
It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 30504 people.
The water temperature around Oued Sly varies significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.4°F) in February up to 24.9°C (76.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Oued Sly 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 Oued Sly?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Oued Sly is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Oued Sly. A spot that might be worth checking out is La Manga, which is almost 153.4km (95.3miles) away from Oued Sly. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on La Manga and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Calita
, which is 178.9km (111.1miles) away from Oued Sly. Another surfspot is Calita
, located roughly 178.9km (111.1miles) from Oued Sly.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Oued Sly. A beach that might be worth checking out is Doumia Beach
, which is only 35km (21.7miles) away from Oued Sly. Another nice beach near Oued Sly is Beni Haoua Beach
, which is approximately 36.4km (22.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Oued Sly?
The water temperature around Oued Sly is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures reach lows of roughly 14°C (57°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Oued Sly?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Oued Sly: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.