Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Discoverer Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Discoverer Seamount...
Discoverer Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Discoverer Seamount has low variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.4°F) in November up to 28.2°C (82.7°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Discoverer Seamount 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 Discoverer Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of September near Discoverer Seamount is about:
Are there surf spots near Discoverer Seamount?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Discoverer Seamount. A good spot nearby is Trou du Souffleur, which is 1247.4km (774.8miles) away from Discoverer Seamount. Click here
for directions and for more information on Trou du Souffleur and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Papenoo
, which is roughly 1247.8km (775miles) away from Discoverer Seamount. Another surfspot is Papenoo
, located approximately 1247.8km (775miles) from Discoverer Seamount.
Are there beautiful beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Discoverer Seamount. The next good beach is Teahupoo
, which is 1262.3km (784.1miles) away from Discoverer Seamount. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Teraina
, approximately 1474.2km (915.7miles) away from Discoverer Seamount.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Discoverer Seamount?
The average water temperature at Discoverer Seamount is extremely warm, around 27°C (80°F), with no significant changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. This is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Discoverer Seamount. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Discoverer Seamount can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Discoverer Seamount?
Diving and fishing conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters at Discoverer Seamount are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 23 and 28°C (74-83°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Discoverer Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Discoverer Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Greenwood Lake
in the United States, the city Padstow
in the Australia, and the city Nea Pella
in the Greece have in common with Discoverer Seamount? Click on the links to find out...