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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cameron Basin

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

Cameron Basin is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Cameron Basin varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 21.3°C (70.3°F) in February up to 30.2°C (86.3°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Cameron 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 Cameron Basin?

The current water temperature in the month of July near Cameron Basin is about:
29°C (85°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Cameron Basin?

Not many surf spots are located close to Cameron Basin. The next good one is Fourchon, which is almost 170km (105.6miles) away from Cameron Basin. Click here for directions and for more information on Fourchon and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Galveston-Stewart Beach, which is approximately 227.6km (141.3miles) away from Cameron Basin. Another fun surfspot is Galveston-Stewart Beach, located 227.6km (141.3miles) from Cameron Basin.

Are there gorgeous beaches close to Cameron Basin?

Not too many beaches are located close to Cameron Basin. The next good beach is Grand Isle, which is more than 186.8km (116miles) away from Cameron Basin. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Grand Isle State Park, 189.1km (117.4miles) away from Cameron Basin.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Cameron Basin?

The sea temperature at Cameron Basin is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Cameron Basin. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to approximately 21°C (70°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Cameron Basin?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Cameron Basin: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Cameron Basin...

Do you know what the the city Valderrama in the Philippines, the city San Cipirello in the Italy, and the city Pietra la Croce in the Italy have in common with Cameron Basin? Click on the links to find out...