Tholos Spot ID
Reliability: rarely breaks
Best: Swell N | Wind SSW
Sea Temperature Today is: 29.2 °C
Tholos in Crete is a quite exposed beach break. Summer offers the best conditions for surfing. The best wind direction is from the south southwest with some shelter here from west winds. Waves can be ok even in light onshore winds The short fetch makes for windswells rather than groundswells and the ideal wave direction is from the north. Waves at the beach break both left and right. Good surf at all stages of the tide. An unrowded break, even when it is working. Submerged rocks are a hazard.
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Tide stations nearest to Tholos:
- Closest tide stationÁgios Nikólaos9 mi
- Second closest tide stationIerapetra12 mi
- Third closest tide stationSiteia14 mi
- Fourth closest tide stationHeraklion43 mi
- Fifth closest tide stationGazion47 mi
Ski Resorts closest to Tholos:
- Closest ski areaBozdag (Turkey)253 mi
- Second closest ski areaMainalo (Greece)265 mi
- Third closest ski areaSaklikent (Turkey)279 mi
- Fourth closest ski areaHelmos (Greece)283 mi
- Fifth closest ski areaKelaria-Fterolaka (Greece)296 mi
Town and city forecasts close to Tholos:
- Closest city locationIrakleion (Greece)43 mi
- Second closest city locationRethimnon (Greece)80 mi
- Third closest city locationKhaniá (Greece)106 mi
- Fourth closest city locationRhodes (Greece)152 mi
- Fifth closest city locationBodrum (Turkey)157 mi
- The closest passenger airport to Tholos is Sitia Airport (JSH) in Greece, 22 km (14 miles) away (directly).
- The second nearest airport to Tholos is Nikos Kazantzakis (Heraklion) Airport (HER), also in Greece, 65 km (40 miles) away.
- Third is Kasos Airport (KSJ) in Greece, 100 km (62 miles) away.
- Karpathos Airport (AOK) in Greece is 120 km (75 miles) away.
- Santorini Airport (JTR), also in Greece is the fifth nearest airport to Tholos and is 143 km (89 miles) away.
This is the Surf-Forecast page for Tholos, Crete. Use the tab navigation above to view Tholos sea temperature, Tholos photographs, Tholos detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Tholos webcams, current wind from Crete live weather stations and Tholos tide predictions. The Greece swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Greece and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Greece wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Tholos.