Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Stanos, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Stanos...
Stanos is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a fairly small-sized town close to the water with a population of 1132 people.
The water temperature around Stanos has extreme variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 12.9°C (55.2°F) in February up to 24.5°C (76°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Stanos 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 Stanos?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Stanos is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Stanos?
There are not many surf spots close to Stanos. The next good one is Shark reef, which is about 27.7km (21.3miles) away from Stanos. Click here
for more information on Shark reef and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Stanos are Kastrosikia spot
, which is approximately 34.3km (21.3miles) away, and alykes
, located ca 36.2km (22.5miles) from Stanos.
Are there sandy beaches near Stanos?
There are not too many beaches near to Stanos. A good beach nearby is Valtos Beach
, which is 53.4km (33.1miles) away from Stanos. Another beautiful beach near Stanos is Zacharo
, which is ca 94.7km (58.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Stanos?
The sea temperature around Stanos is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Stanos. However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 13°C (55°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Stanos?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Stanos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Stanos...
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