Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Falcon Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Falcon Bank...
Falcon Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Falcon Bank has moderate variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 23.5°C (74.3°F) in September up to 30°C (86°F) in the month of February, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (79°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Falcon Bank 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 Falcon Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Falcon Bank is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Falcon Bank?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Falcon Bank. A spot that might be worth checking out is Miri miri, which is almost 1506.5km (935.7miles) away from Falcon Bank. Click here
to check out more information on Miri miri and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing faaroa
, which is ca 1514.2km (940.5miles) away from Falcon Bank. Another good surfspot is faaroa
, located approximately 1514.2km (940.5miles) from Falcon Bank.
Are there nice beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are near to Falcon Bank. The closest decent beach is Haapai
, which is more than 68km (42.2miles) away from Falcon Bank. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Tongatapu-Foui Faahina
, which is approximately 146.1km (90.7miles) away from Falcon Bank.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Falcon Bank?
The water temperature at Falcon Bank is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of January, February, and March. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during August, September, and October, temperatures come down to 24°C (74°F). During this time, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or light top . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Falcon Bank?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (74-83°F) during August, September, and October. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin love this temperature range. The conditions change during January, February, and March when temperatures go up to 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Falcon Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Falcon Bank...
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in the United States, the city Moiano
in the Italy, and Murray Basin
have in common with Falcon Bank? Click on the links to find out...