watertemperature.org logo2

Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near East Cortes Basin

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about East Cortes Basin...

East Cortes Basin is a geographical landform. The water temperature around East Cortes Basin changes slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 14.5°C (58.1°F) in January up to 19.3°C (66.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since East Cortes 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 East Cortes Basin?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters close to East Cortes Basin is approximately:
16°C (61°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to East Cortes Basin. A spot, which is not too far away, is Cortez Bank, which is 37.4km (47.7miles) away from East Cortes Basin. Click here for more information on Cortez Bank and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near East Cortes Basin are Little Waimea, which is roughly 76.8km (47.7miles) away, and Ben weston Catalina Island, located ca 77.8km (48.3miles) from East Cortes Basin.

Are there beaches close by?

No, there are not many beaches in proximity to East Cortes Basin. A beach that might be worth checking out is Ocean Beach, which is 80.6km (50.1miles) away from East Cortes Basin. Another beach near East Cortes Basin is Ocean Beach, which is roughly 80.6km (50.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for East Cortes Basin?

The average water temperature at East Cortes Basin is not very warm, around 17°C (62°F), with only little changes during the year. Hence, a 2/3mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at East Cortes Basin. That being said, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to bring a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are December, January, and February. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the fall, especially in the months of August, September, and October.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near East Cortes Basin?

Fishing and diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters at East Cortes Basin are always cool, reaching temperatures between 14 and 19°C (58-67°F). The following fish can often be found in waters with these temperatures: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to East Cortes Basin: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about East Cortes Basin...

Do you know what the the city Needingworth in United Kingdom, the city Togitsu in Japan, and the city Dinh Lap in Vietnam have in common with East Cortes Basin? Click on the links to find out...