Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Fisk Basin
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Fisk Basin...
Fisk Basin is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Fisk Basin has average variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from 21.2°C (70.2°F) in February up to 29.8°C (85.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Fisk Basin 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 Fisk Basin?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Fisk Basin is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to Fisk Basin. A good spot nearby is Fourchon, which is 179.5km (111.5miles) away from Fisk Basin. Click here
for directions and for more information on Fourchon and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Galveston-Flagship
, which is ca 193.7km (120.3miles) away from Fisk Basin. Another fun surfspot is Galveston-Flagship
, located approximately 193.7km (120.3miles) from Fisk Basin.
Are there white sand beaches near by?
Not too many beaches are in proximity to Fisk Basin. The closest decent one is Holly Beach
, which is almost 176.6km (109.7miles) away from Fisk Basin. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Holly Beach
, which is approximately 176.6km (109.7miles) away from Fisk Basin.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Fisk Basin?
The sea temperature at Fisk Basin is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Fisk Basin. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to nearly 21°C (70°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing close to Fisk Basin?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (70-79°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Fisk Basin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Fisk Basin...
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in the China, and the city Giungano
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