Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Grue Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Grue Bank...
Grue Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Grue Bank has slight variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 18°C (64.4°F) in October up to 23.1°C (73.5°F) in the month of January, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (68°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Grue Bank is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Grue Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to Grue Bank is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Grue Bank. The next good one is Buffalo Bay, which is about 64.5km (41.1miles) away from Grue Bank. Click here
to check out more information on Buffalo Bay and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Grue Bank are Plett Wedge
, which is approximately 66.1km (41.1miles) away, and Gerickes Point
, located approximately 71.1km (44.2miles) from Grue Bank.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Grue Bank?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Grue Bank. The closest decent one is Cape St Francis
, which is more than 108.8km (67.6miles) away from Grue Bank. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Paradise Beach
, which is ca 117km (72.7miles) away from Grue Bank.
What wetsuit is needed for Grue Bank?
The water temperature at Grue Bank is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Grue Bank. Nevertheless, during , sea temperatures come down to nearly 18°C (64°F). In this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Grue Bank?
Due to relatively 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 (64-73°F) during . Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during December, January, and February when temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Grue Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Grue Bank...
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in the Philippines, the city El Portal
in the United States, and the city Osterhever
in the Germany have in common with Grue Bank? Click on the links to find out...