Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Golden Gate Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Golden Gate Bank...
Golden Gate Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Golden Gate Bank has extreme variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 18.1°C (64.6°F) in April up to 28.1°C (82.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Golden Gate Bank 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 Golden Gate Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Golden Gate Bank is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Golden Gate Bank. The next good one is Playa Los Cerritos, which is about 20.3km (17.9miles) away from Golden Gate Bank. Click here
to check out more information on Playa Los Cerritos and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Golden Gate Bank are Lovers Shore Break
, which is roughly 28.8km (17.9miles) away, and Monuments
, located roughly 29.7km (18.5miles) from Golden Gate Bank.
Are there beautiful beaches in close proximity to Golden Gate Bank?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Golden Gate Bank. The closest decent one is Cabo San Lucas
, which is almost 27.3km (16.9miles) away from Golden Gate Bank. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Mazatlán
, which is roughly 247.2km (153.6miles) away from Golden Gate Bank.
What wetsuit is needed for Golden Gate Bank?
The water temperature at Golden Gate Bank is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°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 diving at Golden Gate Bank. However, during March, April, and May, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 18°C (65°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Golden Gate Bank?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F) during March, April, and May. 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 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Golden Gate Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Golden Gate Bank...
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in Honduras, the geo Amelia Canyon
, and the city Fortaleny
in Spain have in common with Golden Gate Bank? Click on the links to find out...