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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bahama Basin

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bahama Basin...

Bahama Basin is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Bahama Basin varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 20.6°C (69.1°F) in February up to 28.3°C (82.9°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Bahama Basin 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 Bahama Basin?

The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters near Bahama Basin is about:
21°C (69°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Bahama Basin. A spot that might be worth checking out is Indicas, which is 252.9km (157.1miles) away from Bahama Basin. Click here for directions and for more information on Indicas and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Rights, which is ca 253.1km (157.2miles) away from Bahama Basin. Another surfspot is Rights, located 253.1km (157.2miles) from Bahama Basin.

Are there beaches near by?

Not many beaches are near to Bahama Basin. The closest decent one is Paradise Island, which is almost 346.1km (215miles) away from Bahama Basin. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Caswell Beach, 388.1km (241miles) away from Bahama Basin.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Bahama Basin?

The sea temperature at Bahama Basin is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of . During this time, in the , a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Bahama Basin. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures reach lows of 21°C (69°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Bahama Basin?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (69-78°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during when water temperatures reach 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Bahama Basin: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Bahama Basin...

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