Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Argentine Antarctica, Antarctica
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Argentine Antarctica...
Argentine Antarctica is an island in Antarctica.
It is located in the Argentina island group.
The water temperature around Argentine Antarctica is almost constant year round.
The temperature ranges from -1.7°C (29°F) in January up to -1.6°C (29.1°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is -2°C (29°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Argentine Antarctica is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Argentine Antarctica?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters close to Argentine Antarctica is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Argentine Antarctica. The next good one is Falkland Islands, which is almost 1489.3km (925miles) away from Argentine Antarctica. Click here
to check out more information on Falkland Islands and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Cabo Raso
, which is 2103.9km (1306.8miles) away from Argentine Antarctica. Another surfspot is Cabo Raso
, located ca 2103.9km (1306.8miles) from Argentine Antarctica.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located close to Argentine Antarctica. A beach, which is not too far away, is Rada Tilly
, which is more than 2039.1km (1266.5miles) away from Argentine Antarctica. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Playa Union
, ca 2171km (1348.4miles) away from Argentine Antarctica.
What wetsuit do I need for Argentine Antarctica?
The average water temperature around Argentine Antarctica is extremely cold, around -2°C (29°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. That is why at least a 4/5mm or even 5/6 wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Argentine Antarctica. That being said, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. It is highly recommended to carry boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are December, January, and February. Even during relatively "warm" days in the summer (January, February, and March) you should wear a thick wetsuit to not transform into an ice cube.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Argentine Antarctica?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little year round. The waters are always freezing, reaching temperatures between -7 and -2°C (20-29°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod.
Directions to Argentine Antarctica: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Argentine Antarctica...
Do you know what the the city Manger
in Norway, the city Gadhinglaj
in India, and the city Razole
in India have in common with Argentine Antarctica? Click on the links to find out...