Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Anatahan, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Anatahan...
Anatahan is an island in the United States.
It is one of the islands of the Northern Mariana Islands island group.
The water temperature around Anatahan changes moderately year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.4°C (77.7°F) in February up to 30.9°C (87.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Anatahan 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 Anatahan?
The current water temperature in the month of July near Anatahan is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Anatahan?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Anatahan. A good spot nearby is Boat Basin Rights, which is almost 207.9km (129.2miles) away from Anatahan. Click here
to check out more information on Boat Basin Rights and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Gab Gab Beach
, which is ca 212.7km (132.1miles) away from Anatahan. Another fun surfspot is Gab Gab Beach
, located approximately 212.7km (132.1miles) from Anatahan.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are in proximity to Anatahan. A beach that might be worth checking out is Steps Beach
, which is 78.6km (48.8miles) away from Anatahan. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Hamadi Beach
, approximately 1352.1km (839.8miles) away from Anatahan.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Anatahan?
The sea temperature around Anatahan is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (88°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 25°C (78°F). In this season, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a rashguard or light top.
How is the diving and fishing close to Anatahan?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 25 to 30°C (78-87°F) during winter. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 26 to 31°C (79-88°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Anatahan: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Anatahan...
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