Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Petroussa, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Petroussa...
Petroussa is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 1985 people.
The water temperature around Petroussa varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.2°C (52.1°F) in February up to 24.5°C (76.1°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Petroussa 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 Petroussa?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Petroussa is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Petroussa?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Petroussa. A spot, which is not too far away, is Golden Beach, Thassos, which is more than 50.5km (31.4miles) away from Petroussa. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Golden Beach, Thassos and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Kastrosikia spot
, which is roughly 232.1km (144.1miles) away from Petroussa. Another fun surfspot is Kastrosikia spot
, located 232.1km (144.1miles) from Petroussa.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Petroussa. A beach that might be worth checking out is Sunny Beach
, which is 214.3km (133.1miles) away from Petroussa. If you have some extra time, you can also try Foça
, which is 228.7km (142miles) away from Petroussa.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Petroussa?
The water temperature around Petroussa is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or thin wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to roughly 11°C (52°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Petroussa?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during fall when temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Petroussa: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Petroussa...
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