Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Shirochanka, Russia
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Shirochanka...
Shirochanka is a coastal city in Russia.
It is a comparatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 5853 people.
The water temperature around Shirochanka varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 0.2°C (32.4°F) in January up to 24.4°C (76°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Shirochanka 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 Shirochanka?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to Shirochanka is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Shirochanka. The next good one is Stone Tombs, which is more than 741.6km (460.6miles) away from Shirochanka. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Stone Tombs and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Anamur
, which is approximately 790.7km (491.1miles) away from Shirochanka. Another surfspot is Anamur
, located ca 790.7km (491.1miles) from Shirochanka.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located close to Shirochanka. A beach, which is not too far away, is Gagra
, which is almost 251.2km (156miles) away from Shirochanka. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Sokumi
, ca 284.9km (176.9miles) away from Shirochanka.
What wetsuit do I need for Shirochanka?
The water temperature around Shirochanka is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Shirochanka. Nevertheless, during winter, temperatures drop down to roughly 0°C (32°F). During this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Shirochanka?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Shirochanka: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Shirochanka...
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