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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Babylon Canyon

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Babylon Canyon...

Babylon Canyon is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Babylon Canyon varies dramatically throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 7.1°C (44.8°F) in March up to 23.4°C (74.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Babylon Canyon 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 Babylon Canyon?

The current water temperature in the month of August near Babylon Canyon is about:
23°C (74°F)

Are there surf spots near Babylon Canyon?

There are not too many surf spots close to Babylon Canyon. The next good one is Outside Ponquogue, which is about 96.3km (60.1miles) away from Babylon Canyon. Click here to check out more information on Outside Ponquogue and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Babylon Canyon are Jetty 4, which is 96.8km (60.1miles) away, and Ponquogue- the bowl, located 96.9km (60.2miles) from Babylon Canyon.

Are there beautiful beaches near Babylon Canyon?

No, there are not too many beaches near to Babylon Canyon. One beach, which is not too far away, is City Point Beach, which is 97.1km (60.3miles) away from Babylon Canyon. Another good beach near Babylon Canyon is West Hampton Dunes, which is roughly 97.2km (60.4miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Babylon Canyon?

The water temperature at Babylon Canyon is warm, reaching up to 23°C (74°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Babylon Canyon. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures come down to approximately 7°C (45°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Babylon Canyon?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 18 to 23°C (65-74°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Babylon Canyon: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Babylon Canyon...

Do you know what the the city East Dean in United Kingdom, the island Valdes in Canada, and the city Hermon in United States have in common with Babylon Canyon? Click on the links to find out...