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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Qaryut, Palestinian Territory

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

Qaryut is a coastal city in the Palestinian Territory. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 2399 people. The water temperature around Qaryut varies significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 16.6°C (61.9°F) in March up to 28.4°C (83.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Qaryut 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 Qaryut?

The current water temperature in the month of August near Qaryut is approximately:
28°C (83°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Qaryut. A spot, which is not too far away, is Zvulun Beach, which is about 29.8km (18.6miles) away from Qaryut. Click here for more information on Zvulun Beach and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Qaryut are Marina, which is 29.9km (18.6miles) away, and Tel-Baruch, located ca 30.2km (18.8miles) from Qaryut.

Are there beaches near by?

No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Qaryut. One beach, which is not too far away, is Nordau Beach, which is 30.7km (19.1miles) away from Qaryut. Another beautiful beach near Qaryut is Metzitzim Beach, which is ca 30.7km (19.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Qaryut?

The water temperature around Qaryut is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to 17°C (62°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some 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 bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Qaryut?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Qaryut: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Qaryut...

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