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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Faraday Fracture Zone

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Faraday Fracture Zone...

Faraday Fracture Zone is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Faraday Fracture Zone changes moderately during the year. The temperature ranges from 10.8°C (51.5°F) in April up to 17.2°C (62.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Faraday Fracture Zone 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 Faraday Fracture Zone?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Faraday Fracture Zone is approximately:
15°C (60°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not too many surf spots are located close to Faraday Fracture Zone. The next good one is Baia das Quatro Ribeiras, which is 740km (459.6miles) away from Faraday Fracture Zone. Click here to check out more information on Baia das Quatro Ribeiras and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Praia do Norte, which is roughly 741.3km (460.4miles) away from Faraday Fracture Zone. Another surfspot is Praia do Norte, located 741.3km (460.4miles) from Faraday Fracture Zone.

Are there nice beaches close to Faraday Fracture Zone?

No, not too many beaches are located close to Faraday Fracture Zone. A beach that might be worth checking out is Tidal pools of Santa Cruz das Flores, which is more than 720.5km (447.5miles) away from Faraday Fracture Zone. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Praia do Puço, 722.6km (448.8miles) away from Faraday Fracture Zone.

What wetsuit do I need for Faraday Fracture Zone?

The water temperature at Faraday Fracture Zone is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during spring, temperatures come down to roughly 11°C (52°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Faraday Fracture Zone?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when sea temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Faraday Fracture Zone: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Faraday Fracture Zone...

Do you know what the the city Muradiye in Turkey, the city Filacciano in Italy, and Hakateka Seamount Chain have in common with Faraday Fracture Zone? Click on the links to find out...