Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near GLORIA Dome
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about GLORIA Dome...
GLORIA Dome is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around GLORIA Dome varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 20.7°C (69.3°F) in February up to 30.5°C (87°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 26°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since GLORIA Dome 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 GLORIA Dome?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters close to GLORIA Dome is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to GLORIA Dome. A good spot nearby is Chandeleur Islands, which is more than 86.6km (53.8miles) away from GLORIA Dome. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Chandeleur Islands and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing The Cross Pensacola Beach
, which is 132.5km (82.3miles) away from GLORIA Dome. Another surfspot is The Cross Pensacola Beach
, located 132.5km (82.3miles) from GLORIA Dome.
Are there nice beaches located close to GLORIA Dome?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to GLORIA Dome. The closest decent one is Grand Isle State Park
, which is 107.5km (66.8miles) away from GLORIA Dome. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Grand Isle
, 108.7km (67.5miles) away from GLORIA Dome.
What wetsuit is needed for GLORIA Dome?
The water temperature at GLORIA Dome is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at GLORIA Dome. However, during January, February, and March, temperatures reach lows of 21°C (69°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some people 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 bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near GLORIA Dome?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 21 to 26°C (69-78°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when water temperatures reach 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to GLORIA Dome: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about GLORIA Dome...
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