Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Colville Basin
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Colville Basin...
Colville Basin is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Colville Basin varies slightly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.8°C (58.6°F) in July up to 20.6°C (69.1°F) in the month of January, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Colville Basin is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Colville Basin?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters around Colville Basin is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Colville Basin. A spot, which is not too far away, is Hot water Beach, which is just 87.2km (55.5miles) away from Colville Basin. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Hot water Beach and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Colville Basin are Matarangi
, which is approximately 89.4km (55.5miles) away, and pauanui
, located 91.6km (56.9miles) from Colville Basin.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in proximity to Colville Basin. A good beach nearby is Hot Water Beach
, which is more than 87.8km (54.5miles) away from Colville Basin. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Snells Beach
, approximately 132.1km (82.1miles) away from Colville Basin.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Colville Basin?
The sea temperature at Colville Basin is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (69°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during summer, water temperatures reach lows of 15°C (59°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Colville Basin?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F) during June, July, and August. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during December, January, and February when sea temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Colville Basin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Colville Basin...
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