Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Rasht, Iran
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Rasht...
Rasht is a coastal city in Iran.
It is a quite huge city close to the ocean with a population of 594590 people.
The water temperature around Rasht varies dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 10.5°C (50.8°F) in February up to 28.5°C (83.3°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Rasht 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 Rasht?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Rasht is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Rasht. The next good one is Sandy Beach-Chekka, which is almost 817.7km (507.9miles) away from Rasht. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Sandy Beach-Chekka and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Tam tam
, which is ca 826.7km (513.5miles) away from Rasht. Another good surfspot is Tam tam
, located roughly 826.7km (513.5miles) from Rasht.
Are there beaches close by?
There are several gorgeous beaches near to Rasht. The closest one is Rasht
, which is just 0km (0miles) away from Rasht. Another fun beach near Rasht is Bandar-e Anzali
, which is 13.9km (8.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Rasht?
The sea temperature around Rasht is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (83°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Rasht. However, during late winter, temperatures drop down to nearly 10°C (51°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Rasht?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (51-60°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (74-83°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Rasht: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Rasht...
Do you know what the the city Harbor
in the United States, the city Cupar
in the United Kingdom, and the city Kellinghusen
in the Germany have in common with Rasht? Click on the links to find out...