Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Panaitolion, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Panaitolion...
Panaitolion is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2935 people.
The water temperature around Panaitolion has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.4°C (58°F) in January up to 24.5°C (76.2°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Panaitolion 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 Panaitolion?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters close to Panaitolion is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Panaitolion. A spot, which is not too far away, is alykes, which is roughly 18.4km (30.1miles) away from Panaitolion. Click here
to check out more information on alykes and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Panaitolion are Shark reef
, which is roughly 48.4km (30.1miles) away, and Kastrosikia spot
, located approximately 55.3km (34.4miles) from Panaitolion.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Panaitolion. The next good one is Valtos Beach
, which is only 74.5km (46.3miles) away from Panaitolion. Another good beach near Panaitolion is Zacharo
, which is 76.8km (47.7miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Panaitolion?
The water temperature around Panaitolion is warm, reaching up to 25°C (76°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during December, January, and February, temperatures come down to 14°C (58°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Panaitolion?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (67-76°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Panaitolion: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Panaitolion...
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