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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Agassiz Basin

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Agassiz Basin...

Agassiz Basin is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Agassiz Basin varies slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 20.2°C (68.4°F) in February up to 29.7°C (85.5°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 Agassiz 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 Agassiz Basin?

The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters close to Agassiz Basin is approximately:
28°C (82°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are close to Agassiz Basin. A spot, which is not too far away, is Fourchon, which is more than 159km (98.8miles) away from Agassiz Basin. Click here for directions and for more information on Fourchon and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Bolivar, which is 277.6km (172.4miles) away from Agassiz Basin. Another surfspot is Bolivar, located 277.6km (172.4miles) from Agassiz Basin.

Are there beaches located close to Agassiz Basin?

No, not many beaches are located near to Agassiz Basin. The closest decent one is Grand Isle, which is almost 173.3km (107.7miles) away from Agassiz Basin. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Grand Isle State Park, 175.4km (108.9miles) away from Agassiz Basin.

What wetsuit is recommended for Agassiz Basin?

The water temperature at Agassiz Basin is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (85°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Agassiz Basin. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of 20°C (68°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Agassiz Basin?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when water temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (76-85°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Agassiz Basin: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Agassiz Basin...

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