Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Flemish Pass
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Flemish Pass...
Flemish Pass is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Flemish Pass has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.6°C (34.9°F) in February up to 12.9°C (55.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 6°C (43°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Flemish Pass 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 Flemish Pass?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Flemish Pass is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located in proximity to Flemish Pass. The next good one is Ingonish Beach, which is almost 647.4km (402.1miles) away from Flemish Pass. Click here
to check out more information on Ingonish Beach and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Lawrencetown
, which is roughly 831.9km (516.7miles) away from Flemish Pass. Another good surfspot is Lawrencetown
, located approximately 831.9km (516.7miles) from Flemish Pass.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not too many beaches are located close to Flemish Pass. A beach, which is not too far away, is Grand Beach
, which is 411.9km (255.9miles) away from Flemish Pass. If you have some extra time, you can also try Wreck Beach
, which is approximately 642.8km (399.3miles) away from Flemish Pass.
What wetsuit do I need for Flemish Pass?
The water temperature at Flemish Pass is pretty cold, reaching up to 13°C (55°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of 2°C (35°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Flemish Pass?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when temperatures go up to 8 to 13°C (46-55°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Flemish Pass: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Flemish Pass...
Do you know what the the city San Michele di Serino
in Italy, the island Sveti Andrija
in Croatia, and the city Kedewan
in Indonesia have in common with Flemish Pass? Click on the links to find out...