Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Urif, Palestinian Territory
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Urif...
Urif is a coastal city in the Palestinian Territory.
It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2890 people.
The water temperature around Urif has a large variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 16.6°C (61.9°F) in March up to 28.4°C (83.1°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 Urif 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 Urif?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Urif is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Urif. A spot that might be worth checking out is Netanyapoleg, which is 24km (15.3miles) away from Urif. Click here
for directions and for more information on Netanyapoleg and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Urif are Sironit Beach
, which is 24.6km (15.3miles) away, and Zvulun Beach
, located ca 24.7km (15.3miles) from Urif.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Urif. A beach that might be worth checking out is Metzitzim Beach
, which is only 26.8km (16.7miles) away from Urif. Another beach near Urif is Nordau Beach
, 26.8km (16.7miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Urif?
The water temperature around Urif 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 normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures cool down to approximately 17°C (62°F). During these months, 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 windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Urif?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change 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 are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Urif: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Urif...
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