Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Potom, Albania
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Potom...
Potom is a coastal city in Albania.
The water temperature around Potom changes extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 14.4°C (57.9°F) in April up to 26.3°C (79.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Potom 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 Potom?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Potom is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Potom?
There are not too many surf spots close to Potom. The next good one is Kastro Point, which is roughly 83.2km (51.8miles) away from Potom. Click here
to check out more information on Kastro Point and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Potom are Krioneri PARGA
, which is 83.3km (51.8miles) away, and Amoudia Left
, located 86.6km (53.8miles) from Potom.
Are there beaches close to Potom?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Potom. The next good one is Borsh
, which is 40.2km (24.9miles) away from Potom. Another nice beach near Potom is Himara
, 42.3km (26.3miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Potom?
The water temperature around Potom 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 wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during spring, temperatures cool down to roughly 14°C (58°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Potom?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Potom: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Potom...
Do you know what the the city Acireale
in Italy, the city Castellet
in Spain, and the city Lillebonne
in France have in common with Potom? Click on the links to find out...