Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Erimo Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Erimo Seamount...
Erimo Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Erimo Seamount varies dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 4.2°C (39.6°F) in February up to 19.6°C (67.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Erimo 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 Erimo Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Erimo Seamount is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Erimo Seamount. The closest decent spot is Momoishi, which is almost 183.1km (113.7miles) away from Erimo Seamount. Click here
to check out more information on Momoishi and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Sendai shinko
, which is ca 279.9km (173.8miles) away from Erimo Seamount. Another surfspot is Sendai shinko
, located 279.9km (173.8miles) from Erimo Seamount.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in proximity to Erimo Seamount. A beach that might be worth checking out is Kujukuri Beach
, which is 446km (277miles) away from Erimo Seamount. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Lazurnaya Bay
, 663.7km (412.2miles) away from Erimo Seamount.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Erimo Seamount?
The sea temperature at Erimo Seamount is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (67°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, temperatures cool down to roughly 4°C (40°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Erimo Seamount?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (40-49°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when water temperatures reach 15 to 20°C (58-67°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Erimo Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Erimo Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Silab
in the Philippines, the city Joconal
in the Honduras, and Ohena Ridge
have in common with Erimo Seamount? Click on the links to find out...