Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sikyon, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sikyon...
Sikyon is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1185 people.
The water temperature around Sikyon changes dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.9°C (57.1°F) in March up to 25.5°C (78°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Sikyon 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 Sikyon?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to Sikyon is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Sikyon. The next good one is Vouliagmeni, which is about 58.6km (46miles) away from Sikyon. Click here
for directions and for more information on Vouliagmeni and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Sikyon are alykes
, which is 74.1km (46miles) away, and Agrili
, located approximately 81.6km (50.7miles) from Sikyon.
Are there beautiful beaches located close to Sikyon?
No, there are not many beaches near to Sikyon. A good beach nearby is Zacharo
, which is only 68.4km (42.5miles) away from Sikyon. Another gorgeous beach near Sikyon is Gytheio
, approximately 84.9km (52.7miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Sikyon?
The water temperature around Sikyon is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures reach lows of 14°C (57°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Sikyon?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Sikyon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Sikyon...
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