Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Nil Canyon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Nil Canyon...
Nil Canyon is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Nil Canyon varies dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.3°F) in February up to 25.4°C (77.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 19°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Nil 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 Nil Canyon?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters near Nil Canyon is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are close to Nil Canyon. A spot that might be worth checking out is Maresciallo, which is more than 199.6km (124miles) away from Nil Canyon. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Maresciallo and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Cipolla-Pipeline
, which is 207.3km (128.7miles) away from Nil Canyon. Another good surfspot is Cipolla-Pipeline
, located ca 207.3km (128.7miles) from Nil Canyon.
Are there gorgeous beaches located close to Nil Canyon?
There are not many beaches close to Nil Canyon. A beach that might be worth checking out is Tamanert Beach
, which is just 32.1km (19.9miles) away from Nil Canyon. Another nice beach near Nil Canyon is Blerouna Beach
, which is approximately 92.1km (57.2miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Nil Canyon?
The sea temperature at Nil Canyon is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Nil Canyon. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures drop down to nearly 14°C (57°F). During this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the diving and fishing near Nil Canyon?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. 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 normally change during summer when temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Nil Canyon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Nil Canyon...
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in Nigeria, the city Serrastretta
in Italy, and Rockall Trough
have in common with Nil Canyon? Click on the links to find out...