Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Abbeville Basin
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Abbeville Basin...
Abbeville Basin is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Abbeville Basin has slight variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 20.5°C (68.9°F) in March up to 30.3°C (86.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Abbeville Basin 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 Abbeville Basin?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Abbeville Basin is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Abbeville Basin. The closest decent spot is Fourchon, which is more than 104.6km (64.9miles) away from Abbeville Basin. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Fourchon and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Bolivar
, which is 239.9km (149miles) away from Abbeville Basin. Another good surfspot is Bolivar
, located approximately 239.9km (149miles) from Abbeville Basin.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are in proximity to Abbeville Basin. A beach, which is not too far away, is Grand Isle
, which is more than 120.5km (74.9miles) away from Abbeville Basin. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Grand Isle State Park
, which is approximately 122.8km (76.3miles) away from Abbeville Basin.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Abbeville Basin?
The water temperature at Abbeville Basin is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (87°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 Abbeville Basin. However, during early spring, temperatures drop down to roughly 21°C (69°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Abbeville Basin?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (69-78°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (78-87°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Abbeville Basin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Abbeville Basin...
Do you know what the the city Union
in the United States, the geo Bryant Canyon
, and the city Bahcecik
in the Turkey have in common with Abbeville Basin? Click on the links to find out...