Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Battos Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Battos Seamount...
Battos Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Battos Seamount changes dramatically year round.
The temperature ranges from 15.3°C (59.5°F) in January up to 27.1°C (80.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Battos 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 Battos Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Battos Seamount is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Battos Seamount. A good spot nearby is Off The Wall, which is almost 144.3km (89.6miles) away from Battos Seamount. Click here
for more information on Off The Wall and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Agamemnon Kouloura Island
, which is 239.6km (148.8miles) away from Battos Seamount. Another fun surfspot is Agamemnon Kouloura Island
, located roughly 239.6km (148.8miles) from Battos Seamount.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
Not many beaches are in proximity to Battos Seamount. One that might be worth checking out is Gytheio
, which is more than 254.8km (158.2miles) away from Battos Seamount. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Zacharo
, roughly 283.4km (176miles) away from Battos Seamount.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Battos Seamount?
The sea temperature at Battos Seamount is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Battos Seamount. However, during winter, temperatures come down to roughly 15°C (60°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Battos Seamount?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (60-69°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Battos Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Battos Seamount...
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