Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Archimedes Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Archimedes Seamount...
Archimedes Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Archimedes Seamount is almost steady throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 26.6°C (79.9°F) in January up to 28.9°C (84°F) in the month of June, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Archimedes 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 Archimedes Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Archimedes Seamount is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Archimedes Seamount?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Archimedes Seamount. A good spot nearby is Off The Wall, which is 94.4km (58.7miles) away from Archimedes Seamount. Click here
for directions and for more information on Off The Wall and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Mellieha bay
, which is roughly 231.3km (143.7miles) away from Archimedes Seamount. Another good surfspot is Mellieha bay
, located roughly 231.3km (143.7miles) from Archimedes Seamount.
Are there beaches near Archimedes Seamount?
No, not too many beaches are located in proximity to Archimedes Seamount. One that might be worth checking out is St Thomas Bay
, which is more than 217.2km (134.9miles) away from Archimedes Seamount. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Pretty Bay
, which is roughly 218.2km (135.5miles) away from Archimedes Seamount.
What wetsuit is needed for Archimedes Seamount?
The average water temperature at Archimedes Seamount is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with very little variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Archimedes Seamount. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Archimedes Seamount can be remarkably strong.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Archimedes Seamount?
Fishing and diving conditions are very similar throughout the year. The waters at Archimedes Seamount are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Archimedes Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Archimedes Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Coalinga
in the United States, the city Ishige
in the Japan, and Adare Basin
have in common with Archimedes Seamount? Click on the links to find out...