Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Birsa Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Birsa Bank...
Birsa Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Birsa Bank has a large variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.2°C (57.5°F) in April up to 26.3°C (79.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Birsa Bank 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 Birsa Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Birsa Bank is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Birsa Bank?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Birsa Bank. The closest decent spot is Magaggiari Sicily, which is almost 141.1km (87.6miles) away from Birsa Bank. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Magaggiari Sicily and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Isola Delle FemminePA-LA BAIA Sicily
, which is 147.7km (91.7miles) away from Birsa Bank. Another surfspot is Isola Delle FemminePA-LA BAIA Sicily
, located ca 147.7km (91.7miles) from Birsa Bank.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are in proximity to Birsa Bank. A beach, which is not too far away, is Sounine
, which is more than 101.8km (63.2miles) away from Birsa Bank. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Xlendi
, ca 141.5km (87.9miles) away from Birsa Bank.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Birsa Bank?
The sea temperature at Birsa Bank is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (79°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Birsa Bank. However, during March, April, and May, temperatures reach lows of nearly 14°C (58°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing close to Birsa Bank?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures range from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Birsa Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Birsa Bank...
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