Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vlakhopoulon, Greece
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Vlakhopoulon...
Vlakhopoulon is a coastal city in Greece.
It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 1446 people.
The water temperature around Vlakhopoulon has extreme variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 12.9°C (55.3°F) in April up to 25.6°C (78.1°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Vlakhopoulon 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 Vlakhopoulon?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Vlakhopoulon is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Vlakhopoulon. The closest one is Voidokoilia, which is just 8.4km (7.3miles) away from Vlakhopoulon. Click here
for more information on Voidokoilia and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Vlakhopoulon are Lakouvardos
, which is ca 11.8km (7.3miles) away, and Agamemnon Kouloura Island
, located ca 16.1km (10miles) from Vlakhopoulon.
Are there beaches located close to Vlakhopoulon?
There are not many beaches near to Vlakhopoulon. The closest decent beach is Zacharo
, which is 32km (19.9miles) away from Vlakhopoulon. Another gorgeous beach near Vlakhopoulon is Gytheio
, which is ca 47.2km (29.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Vlakhopoulon?
The sea temperature around Vlakhopoulon is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Vlakhopoulon. However, during March, April, and May, temperatures drop down to roughly 13°C (55°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Vlakhopoulon?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during March, April, and May. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during fall when temperatures reach 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Vlakhopoulon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.