Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Hecataeus Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Hecataeus Seamount...
Hecataeus Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Hecataeus Seamount varies extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 16.3°C (61.3°F) in March up to 28.2°C (82.7°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Hecataeus Seamount 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 Hecataeus Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Hecataeus Seamount is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Hecataeus Seamount. The closest decent spot is Mostafa Spot, which is 110.4km (68.6miles) away from Hecataeus Seamount. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Mostafa Spot and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Tam tam
, which is 112.9km (70.2miles) away from Hecataeus Seamount. Another surfspot is Tam tam
, located 112.9km (70.2miles) from Hecataeus Seamount.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
There are not many beaches in proximity to Hecataeus Seamount. The closest decent beach is Nissi beach
, which is 44.5km (27.6miles) away from Hecataeus Seamount. Another good beach near Hecataeus Seamount is Fig Tree Bay
, which is roughly 48km (29.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Hecataeus Seamount?
The sea temperature at Hecataeus Seamount is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Hecataeus Seamount. However, during early spring, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 16°C (61°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Hecataeus Seamount?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when water temperatures reach 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Hecataeus Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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