Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Velventos, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Velventos...
Velventos is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 3378 people.
The water temperature around Velventos varies significantly 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 shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Velventos 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 Velventos?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Velventos is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Velventos. The closest decent spot is Chorefto, which is more than 78.6km (48.8miles) away from Velventos. Click here
to check out more information on Chorefto and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Loutsa
, which is roughly 110.9km (68.9miles) away from Velventos. Another fun surfspot is Loutsa
, located 110.9km (68.9miles) from Velventos.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are located in proximity to Velventos. The closest decent beach is Valtos Beach
, which is almost 112.3km (69.8miles) away from Velventos. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Saranda
, 112.6km (70miles) away from Velventos.
What wetsuit do I need for Velventos?
The water temperature around Velventos 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 scuba diving around Velventos. Nevertheless, during early spring, sea temperatures come down to 12°C (53°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Velventos?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (53-62°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Velventos: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Velventos...
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