Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Nazca Ridge
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Nazca Ridge...
Nazca Ridge is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Nazca Ridge varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 18°C (64.3°F) in December up to 22.2°C (71.9°F) in the month of April, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is spring, since Nazca Ridge is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Nazca Ridge?
The current water temperature in the month of June near Nazca Ridge is about:
Are there surf spots near Nazca Ridge?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Nazca Ridge. A good spot nearby is Pepinos, which is almost 719km (446.6miles) away from Nazca Ridge. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Pepinos and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Playuela
, which is 729.9km (453.4miles) away from Nazca Ridge. Another fun surfspot is Playuela
, located roughly 729.9km (453.4miles) from Nazca Ridge.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in proximity to Nazca Ridge. The next good one is Santa María del Mar
, which is almost 750.8km (466.3miles) away from Nazca Ridge. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Punta Hermosa
, which is roughly 754.1km (468.4miles) away from Nazca Ridge.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Nazca Ridge?
The average water temperature at Nazca Ridge is relatively warm, around 20°C (67°F), with only little variations throughout the year. Hence, only a light wetsuit (2mm, 2/3mm) or a springsuit might be needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Nazca Ridge. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. You might want to bring a 2/3mm fullsuit. The coldest months are November, December, and January. You could possibly be fine without a wetsuit during warm days in the fall, particularly in the months of March, April, and May.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Nazca Ridge?
Diving and fishing conditions stay very constant throughout the year. The waters are nearly almost warm, reaching temperatures between 17 and 22°C (63-72°F). The following fish can often be found in waters of this temperature range: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Nazca Ridge: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Nazca Ridge...
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in France, and the city Taviano
in Italy have in common with Nazca Ridge? Click on the links to find out...