Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cape Verde Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Cape Verde Seamount...
Cape Verde Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Cape Verde Seamount varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 21.4°C (70.4°F) in March up to 28°C (82.4°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Cape Verde 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 Cape Verde Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Cape Verde Seamount is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Cape Verde Seamount?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Cape Verde Seamount. A good spot nearby is Ponta Preta, which is almost 113.1km (70.3miles) away from Cape Verde Seamount. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Ponta Preta and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out La gauche de loic
, which is approximately 292.8km (181.9miles) away from Cape Verde Seamount. Another good surfspot is La gauche de loic
, located ca 292.8km (181.9miles) from Cape Verde Seamount.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Cape Verde Seamount. The closest decent one is Cabo de Santa Maria
, which is 111.2km (69.1miles) away from Cape Verde Seamount. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Praia Grande
, which is ca 113.5km (70.5miles) away from Cape Verde Seamount.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Cape Verde Seamount?
The water temperature at Cape Verde Seamount is very warm, reaching up to 28°C (82°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, water temperatures cool down to nearly 21°C (70°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Cape Verde Seamount?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during August, September, and October when temperatures range from 23 to 28°C (73-82°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Cape Verde Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Cape Verde Seamount...
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in Indonesia, the island Birch Hill
in United States, and the city South Daytona
in United States have in common with Cape Verde Seamount? Click on the links to find out...