Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pliny Trench
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pliny Trench...
Pliny Trench is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Pliny Trench changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 16°C (60.8°F) in April up to 25.6°C (78.1°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Pliny Trench 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 Pliny Trench?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters near Pliny Trench is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Pliny Trench. A spot, which is not too far away, is Peristeras, which is about 54.2km (40.5miles) away from Pliny Trench. Click here
for directions and for more information on Peristeras and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Pliny Trench are Almiros
, which is ca 65.1km (40.5miles) away, and Preveli
, located approximately 84.5km (52.5miles) from Pliny Trench.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Pliny Trench. The closest decent beach is Rhodes
, which is more than 213.6km (132.7miles) away from Pliny Trench. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Bodrum
, roughly 219.9km (136.6miles) away from Pliny Trench.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Pliny Trench?
The water temperature at Pliny Trench is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Pliny Trench. Nevertheless, during spring, temperatures come down to roughly 16°C (61°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Pliny Trench?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F) during March, April, and May. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Pliny Trench: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Pliny Trench...
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