Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Stavros, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Stavros...
Stavros is a coastal city in Greece.
The water temperature around Stavros varies dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 11.6°C (53°F) in March up to 25.5°C (77.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Stavros 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 Stavros?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Stavros is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Stavros. A spot, which is not too far away, is Golden Beach, Thassos, which is roughly 55.7km (55.4miles) away from Stavros. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Golden Beach, Thassos and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Stavros are Chorefto
, which is roughly 89.3km (55.4miles) away, and Kastrosikia spot
, located ca 196.7km (122.2miles) from Stavros.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
Not many beaches are close to Stavros. A beach, which is not too far away, is Valtos Beach
, which is almost 201.1km (124.9miles) away from Stavros. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Saranda
, which is roughly 203.2km (126.2miles) away from Stavros.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Stavros?
The sea temperature around Stavros 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 light wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to roughly 12°C (53°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Stavros?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Stavros: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Stavros...
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