Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near North Magellan Rise
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about North Magellan Rise...
North Magellan Rise is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around North Magellan Rise is close to steady year round.
The temperature ranges from 26.2°C (79.2°F) in March up to 28.8°C (83.9°F) in the month of October, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is , since North Magellan Rise 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 North Magellan Rise?
The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters close to North Magellan Rise is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to North Magellan Rise. The next good one is Pakala, which is 1300km (807.5miles) away from North Magellan Rise. Click here
for directions and for more information on Pakala and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Shipwrecks-Hyatt beach
, which is approximately 1310.7km (814.1miles) away from North Magellan Rise. Another surfspot is Shipwrecks-Hyatt beach
, located roughly 1310.7km (814.1miles) from North Magellan Rise.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are close to North Magellan Rise. The closest decent one is Birnie Island
, which is almost 1217.9km (756.5miles) away from North Magellan Rise. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Kamalino Beach
, roughly 1264.1km (785.2miles) away from North Magellan Rise.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for North Magellan Rise?
The average water temperature at North Magellan Rise is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with no significant variations during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to sea temperatures in December and January. That is why a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at North Magellan Rise. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal windy conditions and for UVA/UVB protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at North Magellan Rise can be particularly intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near North Magellan Rise?
Fishing and diving conditions change very little year round. The waters at North Magellan Rise are mostly tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (75-84°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to North Magellan Rise: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about North Magellan Rise...
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, Pedro Santana
in Dominican Republic, and the city Bingfang
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