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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mermentau Basin

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mermentau Basin...

Mermentau Basin is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Mermentau Basin varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 21.6°C (70.8°F) in February up to 29.6°C (85.3°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Mermentau Basin 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 Mermentau Basin?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters near Mermentau Basin is about:
25°C (76°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Mermentau Basin. The next good one is Surfside beach-Octagone, which is more than 216km (134.1miles) away from Mermentau Basin. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Surfside beach-Octagone and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Surfside, which is approximately 216km (134.2miles) away from Mermentau Basin. Another surfspot is Surfside, located approximately 216km (134.2miles) from Mermentau Basin.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, not many beaches are located close to Mermentau Basin. A beach, which is not too far away, is Surfside Beach, which is more than 216km (134.2miles) away from Mermentau Basin. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Surfside Beach, approximately 216km (134.2miles) away from Mermentau Basin.

What wetsuit do I need for Mermentau Basin?

The water temperature at Mermentau Basin is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (85°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Mermentau Basin. However, during late winter, temperatures come down to roughly 22°C (71°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Mermentau Basin?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 22 to 27°C (71-80°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when water temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (76-85°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Mermentau Basin: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Mermentau Basin...

Do you know what the the city Dompierre-sur-Yon in France, the city Chame in Panama, and the city East Farmingdale in United States have in common with Mermentau Basin? Click on the links to find out...