Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Halten Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Halten Bank...
Halten Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Halten Bank varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.6°C (43.9°F) in April up to 13.5°C (56.4°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (48°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Halten 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 Halten Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters close to Halten Bank is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Halten Bank. The next good one is Farstadstranda-Farstad, which is almost 132km (82miles) away from Halten Bank. Click here
for directions and for more information on Farstadstranda-Farstad and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Alnes Lighthouse Godoy
, which is ca 179.8km (111.7miles) away from Halten Bank. Another fun surfspot is Alnes Lighthouse Godoy
, located approximately 179.8km (111.7miles) from Halten Bank.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are located close to Halten Bank. A good beach nearby is Kangasjärvi
, which is 463.5km (287.9miles) away from Halten Bank. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Skagen Strand
, which is approximately 490.1km (304.4miles) away from Halten Bank.
What wetsuit do I need for Halten Bank?
The water temperature at Halten Bank is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (56°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during March, April, and May, water temperatures drop down to 7°C (44°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Halten Bank?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when temperatures go up to 9 to 14°C (47-56°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Halten Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Halten Bank...
Do you know what the the city Santisimo Rosario
in the Philippines, the geo Herefordshire Shoal
, and the city Odemira
in the Portugal have in common with Halten Bank? Click on the links to find out...