Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Fernandes Lopes Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Fernandes Lopes Seamount...
Fernandes Lopes Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Fernandes Lopes Seamount has slight variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 13.1°C (55.6°F) in January up to 20.4°C (68.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Fernandes Lopes 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 Fernandes Lopes Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Fernandes Lopes Seamount is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Fernandes Lopes Seamount. The closest decent spot is Larino -El faro, which is 303.9km (188.8miles) away from Fernandes Lopes Seamount. Click here
to check out more information on Larino -El faro and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out A Lanzada
, which is 317.1km (196.9miles) away from Fernandes Lopes Seamount. Another good surfspot is A Lanzada
, located approximately 317.1km (196.9miles) from Fernandes Lopes Seamount.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are close to Fernandes Lopes Seamount. A beach that might be worth checking out is Porto Do Son
, which is 309.9km (192.5miles) away from Fernandes Lopes Seamount. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Río San Pedro beach
, which is approximately 312.1km (193.9miles) away from Fernandes Lopes Seamount.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Fernandes Lopes Seamount?
The water temperature at Fernandes Lopes Seamount is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (69°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm 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 at Fernandes Lopes Seamount. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, water temperatures come down to roughly 13°C (56°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold 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 near Fernandes Lopes Seamount?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during fall when temperatures go up to 15 to 20°C (60-69°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Fernandes Lopes Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Fernandes Lopes Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Al Nashmah
in Yemen, the city San Pedro
in Philippines, and the city Saint-Jean-de-Luz
in France have in common with Fernandes Lopes Seamount? Click on the links to find out...