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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Clipperton Ridge

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Clipperton Ridge...

Clipperton Ridge is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Clipperton Ridge has low variability year round. The temperature ranges from 26.7°C (80.1°F) in September up to 29.2°C (84.6°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (83°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Clipperton 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 Clipperton Ridge?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Clipperton Ridge is about:
27°C (80°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Clipperton Ridge?

Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Clipperton Ridge. A spot, which is not too far away, is Arroyo seco, which is almost 692.7km (430.3miles) away from Clipperton Ridge. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Arroyo seco and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Pascuales, which is approximately 699.5km (434.5miles) away from Clipperton Ridge. Another good surfspot is Pascuales, located roughly 699.5km (434.5miles) from Clipperton Ridge.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

Not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Clipperton Ridge. A beach that might be worth checking out is Manzanillo, which is almost 700.7km (435.2miles) away from Clipperton Ridge. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Ixtapa, which is roughly 742.4km (461.1miles) away from Clipperton Ridge.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Clipperton Ridge?

The average sea temperature at Clipperton Ridge is extremely warm, around 28°C (83°F), with no significant changes throughout the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Clipperton Ridge. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for sun protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Clipperton Ridge can be particularly strong.

How is the diving and fishing close to Clipperton Ridge?

Scuba diving and fishing conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Clipperton Ridge: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Clipperton Ridge...

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