Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Saranda, Albania
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Saranda...
Saranda is a beach in Albania.
The water temperature around Saranda has significant variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.4°C (57.9°F) in April up to 26.3°C (79.3°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Saranda 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 at Saranda?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Saranda is about:
Are there surf spots near Saranda?
There are not too many surf spots close to Saranda. The closest decent spot is Kastro Point, which is 45.8km (28.6miles) away from Saranda. Click here
to check out more information on Kastro Point and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Saranda are Krioneri PARGA
, which is approximately 46.1km (28.6miles) away, and Amoudia Left
, located approximately 50.7km (31.5miles) from Saranda.
Are there any other beaches close by?
Yes, there are some other beautiful beaches in close proximity to Saranda. The nearest one is Borsh
, which is just 15.3km (9.5miles) away from Saranda. Another nice beach near Saranda is Himara
, which is 20.9km (13miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Saranda?
The water temperature at Saranda is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Saranda. Nevertheless, during March, April, and May, temperatures cool down to nearly 14°C (58°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 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 close to Saranda?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures range from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Saranda: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Saranda...
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