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

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

Salfit is a coastal city in the Palestinian Territory. It is a fairly dense city close to the ocean with a population of 9452 people. The water temperature around Salfit has extreme variability 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 illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Salfit 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 Salfit?

The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters near Salfit is about:
25°C (77°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Salfit. The closest decent spot is Zvulun Beach, which is just 23.2km (14.4miles) away from Salfit. Click here for directions and for more information on Zvulun Beach and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Salfit are Marina, which is approximately 23.2km (14.4miles) away, and Tel-Baruch, located ca 23.5km (14.6miles) from Salfit.

Are there gorgeous beaches located close to Salfit?

There are not many beaches close to Salfit. A good beach nearby is Nordau Beach, which is just 24km (14.9miles) away from Salfit. Another beautiful beach near Salfit is Metzitzim Beach, ca 24km (14.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Salfit?

The sea temperature around Salfit 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 usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, water temperatures cool down to roughly 17°C (62°F). During this time, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Salfit?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Salfit: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Salfit...

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