Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ziqim Beach, Israel
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ziqim Beach...
Ziqim Beach is a surf spot in Israel.
The water temperature around Ziqim Beach has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 17.5°C (63.5°F) in March up to 28.8°C (83.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ziqim Beach 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 at Ziqim Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of November at Ziqim Beach is ca:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are other surf spots in close proximity to Ziqim Beach. The closest one is Igolim ashdod, which is just 12.9km (8miles) away from Ziqim Beach. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Igolim ashdod and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Ziqim Beach is DromiAshdod
, which is roughly 14.3km (8.9miles) away.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
There are not many beaches close to Ziqim Beach. The next good one is Bar Beach
, which is just 5.9km (3.7miles) away from Ziqim Beach. Another nice beach near Ziqim Beach is Givat Aliyah Beach
, approximately 32.6km (20.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Ziqim Beach?
The sea temperature at Ziqim Beach is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°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 scuba diving at Ziqim Beach. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures reach lows of approximately 17°C (63°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Ziqim Beach?
Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Ziqim Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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