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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Heel Tapper Canyon

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Heel Tapper Canyon...

Heel Tapper Canyon is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Heel Tapper Canyon changes extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 5.1°C (41.1°F) in April up to 21.8°C (71.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Heel Tapper Canyon 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 Heel Tapper Canyon?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters around Heel Tapper Canyon is ca:
5°C (41°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Heel Tapper Canyon. The next good one is Madaquecham Nantucket Island, which is 121.7km (75.6miles) away from Heel Tapper Canyon. Click here for more information on Madaquecham Nantucket Island and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Madaket, which is approximately 129km (80.1miles) away from Heel Tapper Canyon. Another good surfspot is Madaket, located approximately 129km (80.1miles) from Heel Tapper Canyon.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

Not many beaches are close to Heel Tapper Canyon. A good beach nearby is Siasconset Beach, which is almost 118.3km (73.5miles) away from Heel Tapper Canyon. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Fishermans Beach, which is approximately 122.6km (76.1miles) away from Heel Tapper Canyon.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Heel Tapper Canyon?

The sea temperature at Heel Tapper Canyon is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (71°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Heel Tapper Canyon. However, during March, April, and May, water temperatures drop down to 5°C (41°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Heel Tapper Canyon?

Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Heel Tapper Canyon: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Heel Tapper Canyon...

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