Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pyla, Cyprus
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pyla...
Pyla is a coastal city in Cyprus.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1434 people.
The water temperature around Pyla varies significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 17°C (62.5°F) in February up to 27.5°C (81.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Pyla 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 Pyla?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Pyla is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Pyla. A spot that might be worth checking out is Anamur, which is 85.8km (53.3miles) away from Pyla. Click here
to check out more information on Anamur and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Stone Tombs
, which is roughly 104.2km (64.7miles) away from Pyla. Another surfspot is Stone Tombs
, located 104.2km (64.7miles) from Pyla.
Are there beaches close to Pyla?
No, there are not too many beaches near to Pyla. A beach that might be worth checking out is Nissi beach
, which is 15.8km (9.8miles) away from Pyla. Another beautiful beach near Pyla is Fig Tree Bay
, which is approximately 20.5km (12.7miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Pyla?
The water temperature around Pyla is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Pyla. However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures reach lows of 17°C (63°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Pyla?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Pyla: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.