Berdyansk Commercial Sea Port, located in the northeastern part of Berdyansk Gulf, consists of the outer road, approach channel and harbor Berdyansk . Berdyansk Harbour, where the main berthing facilities, protected by a breakwater. It consists of two pools – the West and East, which are internal raid. By the harbor approach channel leads (length 20 km, width – 90 m, depth – 8.55 m, with a draft – 7.9 m) and channel number 54. Entrance to the harbor is between the north – western edge of the breakwater and shallow water with depths up to 5 m depth in the port – 8.4 m
Hydrometeorological statements .
It’s windy. Prevailing winds northeast direction . Days with winds in excess of 15 m / s is 24 % for the year. The annual average temperature – 10.7 + C. Fogs observed 30-35 days per year.
Water level fluctuation in the minor port. Surges at 60-90 cm above the average level observed in the south- westerly winds with a speed of 12-15 m / s. Recessions water are rare and only possible with a strong northerly wind and prolonged.
Navigation in the port is open all year round.
Marine Road, through the Volga-Don and the White Sea -Baltic port associated with regions of Russia, Kazakhstan, Iran, and the Black Sea – the countries of the Mediterranean basin, Southeast Asia and America.