Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bear Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bear Seamount...
Bear Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Bear Seamount varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 15.2°C (59.3°F) in December up to 24.5°C (76.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Bear 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 Bear Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Bear Seamount is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located close to Bear Seamount. A spot that might be worth checking out is Madaquecham Nantucket Island, which is more than 165.5km (102.8miles) away from Bear Seamount. Click here
for directions and for more information on Madaquecham Nantucket Island and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Madaket
, which is roughly 173km (107.4miles) away from Bear Seamount. Another good surfspot is Madaket
, located ca 173km (107.4miles) from Bear Seamount.
Are there sandy beaches close to Bear Seamount?
Not too many beaches are located near to Bear Seamount. One that might be worth checking out is Siasconset Beach
, which is 161.6km (100.4miles) away from Bear Seamount. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Fishermans Beach
, which is ca 166.4km (103.4miles) away from Bear Seamount.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Bear Seamount?
The sea temperature at Bear Seamount is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°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 to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Bear Seamount. Nevertheless, during November, December, and January, water temperatures drop down to roughly 15°C (59°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy 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 close to Bear Seamount?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when temperatures range from 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Bear Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.