Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ampere Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ampere Seamount...
Ampere Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Ampere Seamount changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 15.8°C (60.5°F) in February up to 23.4°C (74.2°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Ampere Seamount 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 Ampere Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters near Ampere Seamount is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Ampere Seamount. A spot that might be worth checking out is Beliche, which is almost 259.9km (161.4miles) away from Ampere Seamount. Click here
for more information on Beliche and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Mareta
, which is approximately 260.5km (161.8miles) away from Ampere Seamount. Another surfspot is Mareta
, located 260.5km (161.8miles) from Ampere Seamount.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are near to Ampere Seamount. A beach, which is not too far away, is Porto Santo Beach
, which is 240.4km (149.3miles) away from Ampere Seamount. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Praia da Pedra Negra
, 261.1km (162.2miles) away from Ampere Seamount.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Ampere Seamount?
The water temperature at Ampere Seamount is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to 16°C (61°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Ampere Seamount?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during August, September, and October when water temperatures reach 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Ampere Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Ampere Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Valle di Vado
in Italy, the city Shuqba
in Palestinian Territory, and the city Dumaguete
in Philippines have in common with Ampere Seamount? Click on the links to find out...