Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Koniya Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Koniya Seamount...
Koniya Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Koniya Seamount changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 20°C (68°F) in February up to 28.7°C (83.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (75°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Koniya 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 Koniya Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Koniya Seamount is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Koniya Seamount. A spot, which is not too far away, is Kizaki beach, which is almost 260.5km (161.8miles) away from Koniya Seamount. Click here
for more information on Kizaki beach and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Ekie Island
, which is ca 289.6km (179.9miles) away from Koniya Seamount. Another surfspot is Ekie Island
, located roughly 289.6km (179.9miles) from Koniya Seamount.
Are there beaches near by?
No, not many beaches are near to Koniya Seamount. The next good one is Haeundae Beach
, which is 516.6km (320.9miles) away from Koniya Seamount. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Fulong Beach
, roughly 680.6km (422.7miles) away from Koniya Seamount.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Koniya Seamount?
The water temperature at Koniya Seamount is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to roughly 20°C (68°F). During these months, 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 very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Koniya Seamount?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Koniya Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Koniya Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Soraker
in Sweden, the city Paper
in Albania, and the city Sion Mills
in United Kingdom have in common with Koniya Seamount? Click on the links to find out...