Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Psara, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Psara...
Psara is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 454 people.
The water temperature around Psara changes moderately during the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.1°C (59.2°F) in March up to 22.5°C (72.4°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Psara 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 Psara?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to Psara is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Psara. A good spot nearby is Alacati, which is roughly 45.6km (41.4miles) away from Psara. Click here
for more information on Alacati and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Psara are Tinos-Leivada
, which is ca 66.7km (41.4miles) away, and Tinos island-Kolimbithres
, located approximately 67km (41.6miles) from Psara.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches close to Psara. The next good one is Foça
, which is 65.1km (40.4miles) away from Psara. Another beach near Psara is Urla
, ca 67km (41.6miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Psara?
The water temperature around Psara is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a light wetsuit 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 wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to 15°C (59°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Psara?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during August, September, and October when temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Psara: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Psara...
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in Italy, the geo Amphitheaters Escarpment
, and the city Roseland
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