Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Argonaut Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Argonaut Seamount...
Argonaut Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Argonaut Seamount varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 18.5°C (65.3°F) in February up to 26°C (78.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Argonaut 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 Argonaut Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters close to Argonaut Seamount is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Argonaut Seamount. The closest decent spot is Cannons, which is 865km (537.3miles) away from Argonaut Seamount. Click here
for directions and for more information on Cannons and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try surfing Waikokos
, which is 868.4km (539.4miles) away from Argonaut Seamount. Another fun surfspot is Waikokos
, located approximately 868.4km (539.4miles) from Argonaut Seamount.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are in proximity to Argonaut Seamount. A beach, which is not too far away, is Nonopapa Beach
, which is almost 845km (524.9miles) away from Argonaut Seamount. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Kamalino Beach
, approximately 845.3km (525.1miles) away from Argonaut Seamount.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Argonaut Seamount?
The water temperature at Argonaut Seamount is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures come down to approximately 18°C (65°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, 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 recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Argonaut Seamount?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during fall when sea temperatures range from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Argonaut Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Argonaut Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Fourques
in France, the city Oematnunu
in Indonesia, and the city Saint Andrews
in Canada have in common with Argonaut Seamount? Click on the links to find out...