Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Atlantis Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Atlantis Seamount...
Atlantis Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Atlantis Seamount varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 17.8°C (64°F) in February up to 25.2°C (77.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (70°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Atlantis 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 Atlantis Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters close to Atlantis Seamount is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Atlantis Seamount. A spot, which is not too far away, is Caldeira, which is almost 341.9km (212.4miles) away from Atlantis Seamount. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Caldeira and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Praia dos Mosteiros
, which is approximately 361.1km (224.3miles) away from Atlantis Seamount. Another surfspot is Praia dos Mosteiros
, located approximately 361.1km (224.3miles) from Atlantis Seamount.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are in close proximity to Atlantis Seamount. A beach that might be worth checking out is Beach of São Mateus
, which is 321.3km (199.6miles) away from Atlantis Seamount. If you have some extra time, you can also try Prainha do Galeão
, approximately 322km (200miles) away from Atlantis Seamount.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Atlantis Seamount?
The water temperature at Atlantis Seamount is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures come down to approximately 18°C (64°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Atlantis Seamount?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (64-73°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Atlantis Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.