Water and sea temperature in Latakia (21st October 2020)
The average ocean temperature for Latakia today is 27°C
Average water/sea temperatures this week for Latakia
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Latakia?
The water temperature in Latakia is hot. You may want to wear a rash guard/rash vest particularly if it is sunny.
Please note: These are general guidelines based on today's average water temperature of 27°C in Latakia. If there are strong winds, cold air temperatures, you are engaging in activities with less movement or you get cold easily, you may want to consider a thicker wetsuit. consider a thicker wetsuit.
Information about our water / sea temperature data for Latakia
Our measurements for the water temperature in Latakia, Syria are provided by the daily sea surface temperature (SST) satellite readings from NOAA.
Please be aware that our water temperatures are based on open water averages. Actual sea surface water temperatures close to the shore at Latakia can vary by several degrees.
Weather patterns that can increase variation in water temperatures
Heavy rains, locations near river mouths and long periods of strong offshore winds can cause variations in ocean temperatures. Offshore winds cause the colder deep water to replace the surface water which has been warmed by the sun.
Whilst sea temperatures for Latakia are as accurate as current data allows, there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions and variations in sea depth.