Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Stone Tombs, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Stone Tombs...
Stone Tombs is a surf spot in Turkey.
The water temperature around Stone Tombs has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.5°C (61.8°F) in March up to 28.8°C (83.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Stone Tombs 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 Stone Tombs?
The current water temperature in the month of May at Stone Tombs is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Stone Tombs. The nearest one is Castles, which is just 1.6km (1miles) away from Stone Tombs. Click here
for more information on Castles and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Stone Tombs is Anamur
, which is approximately 73.7km (45.8miles) away.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are close to Stone Tombs. A beach, which is not too far away, is Fig Tree Bay
, which is almost 100.8km (62.6miles) away from Stone Tombs. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Nissi beach
, which is approximately 103km (64miles) away from Stone Tombs.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Stone Tombs?
The water temperature at Stone Tombs is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to approximately 17°C (62°F). During this time, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Stone Tombs?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Stone Tombs: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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