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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Peristera, Greece

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Peristera...

Peristera is a coastal city in Greece. It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1137 people. The water temperature around Peristera has extreme variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 12°C (53.7°F) in March up to 26°C (78.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Peristera 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 Peristera?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Peristera is about:
19°C (67°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Peristera. The next good one is Chorefto, which is about 75.7km (52.4miles) away from Peristera. Click here to check out more information on Chorefto and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Peristera are Golden Beach, Thassos, which is 84.4km (52.4miles) away, and Kastrosikia spot, located ca 168.6km (104.7miles) from Peristera.

Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to Peristera?

Not many beaches are located in close proximity to Peristera. A beach that might be worth checking out is Valtos Beach, which is 172.2km (106.9miles) away from Peristera. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Saranda, approximately 173.7km (107.9miles) away from Peristera.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Peristera?

The sea temperature around Peristera is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to approximately 12°C (54°F). In this season, 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 recommended to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Peristera?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (70-79°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 Peristera: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Peristera...

Do you know what the the city Lower Chittering in Australia, the city Bassano del Grappa in Italy, and the city Bescano in Spain have in common with Peristera? Click on the links to find out...