Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pergamos, Cyprus
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pergamos...
Pergamos is a coastal city in Cyprus.
It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 15000 people.
The water temperature around Pergamos changes significantly 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 shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Pergamos 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 Pergamos?
The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters around Pergamos is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Pergamos. A spot, which is not too far away, is Anamur, which is more than 84.5km (52.5miles) away from Pergamos. Click here
for directions and for more information on Anamur and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Stone Tombs
, which is roughly 102km (63.3miles) away from Pergamos. Another good surfspot is Stone Tombs
, located 102km (63.3miles) from Pergamos.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
There are a few beaches in proximity to Pergamos. The closest one is Nissi beach
, which is just 15.2km (9.4miles) away from Pergamos. Another beach near Pergamos is Fig Tree Bay
, which is 19.7km (12.2miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Pergamos?
The sea temperature around Pergamos 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 top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Pergamos. However, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to 17°C (63°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Pergamos?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Pergamos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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