Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lagos Canyon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lagos Canyon...
Lagos Canyon is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Lagos Canyon varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 15.8°C (60.5°F) in February up to 21.9°C (71.5°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (65°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Lagos 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 Lagos Canyon?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Lagos Canyon is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Lagos Canyon. The closest decent spot is Tonel, which is about 33.5km (20.9miles) away from Lagos Canyon. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Tonel and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Lagos Canyon are Mareta
, which is roughly 33.6km (20.9miles) away, and Beliche
, located roughly 34.6km (21.5miles) from Lagos Canyon.
Are there beaches located close to Lagos Canyon?
No, there are not many beaches close to Lagos Canyon. A good beach nearby is Praia da Pedra Negra
, which is just 34.1km (21.2miles) away from Lagos Canyon. Another fun beach near Lagos Canyon is Praia da Ingrina
, which is approximately 37.2km (23.1miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Lagos Canyon?
The water temperature at Lagos Canyon is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Lagos Canyon. However, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to 16°C (61°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Lagos Canyon?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during August, September, and October when water temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Lagos Canyon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Lagos Canyon...
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