Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Trabzon, Turkey
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Trabzon...
Trabzon is a coastal city in Turkey.
It is a fairly mid-size city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 244083 people.
The water temperature around Trabzon varies dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.7°C (45.8°F) in January up to 24.9°C (76.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Trabzon 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 Trabzon?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Trabzon is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Trabzon. A good spot nearby is Stone Tombs, which is 440km (273.3miles) away from Trabzon. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Stone Tombs and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Anamur
, which is approximately 508.9km (316.1miles) away from Trabzon. Another good surfspot is Anamur
, located ca 508.9km (316.1miles) from Trabzon.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
Not many beaches are located in close proximity to Trabzon. A good beach nearby is Chaqvi
, which is 115.1km (71.5miles) away from Trabzon. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Kobuleti beach
, which is ca 120.3km (74.7miles) away from Trabzon.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Trabzon?
The sea temperature around Trabzon is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Trabzon. However, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures reach lows of 8°C (46°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Trabzon?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F) during December, January, and February. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Trabzon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Trabzon...
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