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

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

Preveli is a surf spot in Greece. The water temperature around Preveli changes slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 15.9°C (60.7°F) in March up to 24.7°C (76.4°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Preveli 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 at Preveli?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Preveli is about:
19°C (66°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Preveli. A spot, which is not too far away, is Falasarna, which is 56.7km (35.2miles) away from Preveli. Click here for directions and for more information on Falasarna and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Preveli is Almiros, which is approximately 69.6km (43.3miles) away.

Are there beaches close by?

Not many beaches are near to Preveli. The next good one is Gytheio, which is almost 154km (95.6miles) away from Preveli. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Bodrum, 208.9km (129.7miles) away from Preveli.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Preveli?

The sea temperature at Preveli is warm, reaching up to 25°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to 16°C (61°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Preveli?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (67-76°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Preveli: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Preveli...

Do you know what the the city Hyeres in France, the geo Giraud Seamount , and the city Eaglesham in United Kingdom have in common with Preveli? Click on the links to find out...