Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kiminu Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kiminu Seamount...
Kiminu Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Kiminu Seamount changes extremely year round.
The temperature ranges from 9.8°C (49.6°F) in February up to 23.9°C (75°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Kiminu 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 Kiminu Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters close to Kiminu Seamount is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are close to Kiminu Seamount. A spot, which is not too far away, is Songdojin-ni, which is 126.3km (78.4miles) away from Kiminu Seamount. Click here
for more information on Songdojin-ni and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Busan
, which is approximately 164.4km (102.1miles) away from Kiminu Seamount. Another surfspot is Busan
, located 164.4km (102.1miles) from Kiminu Seamount.
Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Kiminu Seamount?
No, not many beaches are located in close proximity to Kiminu Seamount. One that might be worth checking out is Haeundae Beach
, which is almost 164.3km (102miles) away from Kiminu Seamount. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Lazurnaya Bay
, 412.8km (256.4miles) away from Kiminu Seamount.
What wetsuit is recommended for Kiminu Seamount?
The water temperature at Kiminu Seamount is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures come down to 10°C (50°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods 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 scuba diving and fishing near Kiminu Seamount?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (50-59°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Kiminu Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Kiminu Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Ngkolong
in Indonesia, the city Moiano
in Italy, and the city Mao
in Spain have in common with Kiminu Seamount? Click on the links to find out...