Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Brownsville Ridge
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Brownsville Ridge...
Brownsville Ridge is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Brownsville Ridge varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 21.5°C (70.7°F) in March up to 29.5°C (85°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Brownsville Ridge 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 Brownsville Ridge?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Brownsville Ridge is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Brownsville Ridge. The next good one is South Padre Island, which is almost 98.3km (61.1miles) away from Brownsville Ridge. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on South Padre Island and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Bob Hall Pier
, which is approximately 164.8km (102.4miles) away from Brownsville Ridge. Another good surfspot is Bob Hall Pier
, located 164.8km (102.4miles) from Brownsville Ridge.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Brownsville Ridge. The next good one is Del Mar Beach
, which is only 96.2km (59.8miles) away from Brownsville Ridge. Another good beach near Brownsville Ridge is South Padre Island
, which is roughly 98.9km (61.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Brownsville Ridge?
The water temperature at Brownsville Ridge is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Brownsville Ridge. However, during early spring, temperatures reach lows of nearly 22°C (71°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Brownsville Ridge?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 22 to 27°C (71-80°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Brownsville Ridge: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Brownsville Ridge...
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