Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jasper Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Jasper Seamount...
Jasper Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Jasper Seamount varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 13.8°C (56.8°F) in March up to 19.3°C (66.8°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Jasper 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 Jasper Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Jasper Seamount is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Jasper Seamount. The closest decent spot is Cortez Bank, which is almost 245.5km (152.5miles) away from Jasper Seamount. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Cortez Bank and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try surfing Jalama
, which is 301.8km (187.4miles) away from Jasper Seamount. Another surfspot is Jalama
, located 301.8km (187.4miles) from Jasper Seamount.
Are there beaches close by?
Not many beaches are close to Jasper Seamount. A beach that might be worth checking out is Jalama Beach County Park
, which is more than 302km (187.6miles) away from Jasper Seamount. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Gaviota State Park
, 307.3km (190.9miles) away from Jasper Seamount.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Jasper Seamount?
The sea temperature at Jasper Seamount is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (67°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures cool down to roughly 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Jasper Seamount?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during fall when water temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Jasper Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Jasper Seamount...
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in Germany, the city Banjar Tegalsari
in Indonesia, and Erickson Seamount
have in common with Jasper Seamount? Click on the links to find out...