Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Monkey Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Monkey Bank...
Monkey Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Monkey Bank changes extremely throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 3.9°C (39.1°F) in March up to 15.5°C (60°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Monkey Bank 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 Monkey Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters around Monkey Bank is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to Monkey Bank. A spot, which is not too far away, is Agger, which is roughly 74.1km (50.7miles) away from Monkey Bank. Click here
to check out more information on Agger and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Monkey Bank are Hvide Sande
, which is ca 81.7km (50.7miles) away, and Bunker
, located approximately 87.9km (54.6miles) from Monkey Bank.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
Not many beaches are close to Monkey Bank. A beach, which is not too far away, is Fano Bad
, which is more than 113.9km (70.7miles) away from Monkey Bank. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out List Sylt-Seebad
, roughly 137.5km (85.4miles) away from Monkey Bank.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Monkey Bank?
The sea temperature at Monkey Bank is pretty cold, reaching up to 16°C (60°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Monkey Bank. However, during early spring, sea temperatures cool down to nearly 4°C (39°F). During this time, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Monkey Bank?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F) during spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 11 to 16°C (51-60°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Monkey Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Monkey Bank...
Do you know what the the city Houplines
in France, the city Artes
in Spain, and West Seamount
have in common with Monkey Bank? Click on the links to find out...