Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tamra, Israel
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tamra...
Tamra is a coastal city in Israel.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 25917 people.
The water temperature around Tamra changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 17.1°C (62.8°F) in March up to 28.4°C (83.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Tamra 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 Tamra?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Tamra is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Tamra. The closest one is Shavei Tzion, which is just 11.3km (7.9miles) away from Tamra. Click here
to check out more information on Shavei Tzion and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Tamra are BackDoor Haifa
, which is ca 12.8km (7.9miles) away, and The Reef
, located approximately 14.5km (9miles) from Tamra.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are a few other beautiful beaches near to Tamra. The nearest one is Carmel Beach
, which is only 14.5km (9miles) away from Tamra. Another beach near Tamra is Dado South Beach
, which is approximately 14.7km (9.1miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Tamra?
The water temperature around Tamra is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°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 around Tamra. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to roughly 17°C (63°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Tamra?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Tamra: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Tamra...
Do you know what the the city Stuvenborn
in Germany, the geo Cordell Bank
, and the island Swindle
in Canada have in common with Tamra? Click on the links to find out...