Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Marsili Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Marsili Seamount...
Marsili Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Marsili Seamount has significant variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.4°F) in February up to 25.6°C (78°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Marsili 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 Marsili Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Marsili Seamount is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Marsili Seamount?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Marsili Seamount. The closest decent spot is Isola Delle FemminePA-LA BAIA Sicily, which is almost 98.1km (60.9miles) away from Marsili Seamount. Click here
for directions and for more information on Isola Delle FemminePA-LA BAIA Sicily and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Playa Sicily
, which is roughly 130.9km (81.3miles) away from Marsili Seamount. Another surfspot is Playa Sicily
, located approximately 130.9km (81.3miles) from Marsili Seamount.
Are there gorgeous beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches close to Marsili Seamount. The closest decent beach is Diamante
, which is only 80.2km (49.8miles) away from Marsili Seamount. Another fun beach near Marsili Seamount is Belvedere Marittimo
, ca 81.4km (50.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Marsili Seamount?
The sea temperature at Marsili Seamount is very warm, reaching up to 26°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light wetsuit top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Marsili Seamount. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures come down to approximately 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, 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 diving and fishing close to Marsili Seamount?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 21 to 26°C (69-78°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Marsili Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Marsili Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Riohacha
in Colombia, the city La Tranche-sur-Mer
in France, and the city Al Awjam
in Saudi Arabia have in common with Marsili Seamount? Click on the links to find out...