Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near El Mansour Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about El Mansour Seamount...
El Mansour Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around El Mansour Seamount varies dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.3°F) in February up to 24.3°C (75.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (66°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since El Mansour 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 El Mansour Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of September near El Mansour Seamount is about:
Are there surf spots near El Mansour Seamount?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to El Mansour Seamount. A spot, which is not too far away, is The chucha, which is more than 92.7km (57.5miles) away from El Mansour Seamount. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on The chucha and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out La Manga
, which is roughly 125.9km (78.2miles) away from El Mansour Seamount. Another fun surfspot is La Manga
, located roughly 125.9km (78.2miles) from El Mansour Seamount.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to El Mansour Seamount. One beach, which is not too far away, is Bou-Zadjar Beach
, which is just 58.9km (36.6miles) away from El Mansour Seamount. Another fun beach near El Mansour Seamount is Sassel Beach
, which is approximately 60.7km (37.7miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for El Mansour Seamount?
The water temperature at El Mansour Seamount is warm, reaching up to 24°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to El Mansour Seamount?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (67-76°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to El Mansour Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about El Mansour Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Arbia
in Italy, the city San Benito
in Philippines, and Pendragon Escarpment
have in common with El Mansour Seamount? Click on the links to find out...