Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Nueces Dome
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Nueces Dome...
Nueces Dome is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Nueces Dome changes significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 19.4°C (66.9°F) in March up to 30.2°C (86.3°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Nueces Dome 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 Nueces Dome?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters close to Nueces Dome is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Nueces Dome. The next good one is Mansfield Jetty, which is roughly 74.5km (48.9miles) away from Nueces Dome. Click here
for directions and for more information on Mansfield Jetty and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Nueces Dome are Bob Hall Pier
, which is roughly 78.7km (48.9miles) away, and Corpus Christi
, located ca 79km (49.1miles) from Nueces Dome.
Are there beaches located close to Nueces Dome?
No, there are not many beaches near to Nueces Dome. The closest decent beach is Padre Island
, which is just 77.6km (48.2miles) away from Nueces Dome. Another gorgeous beach near Nueces Dome is Mustang Island
, 82km (50.9miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Nueces Dome?
The water temperature at Nueces Dome is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, sea temperatures cool down to 19°C (67°F). During this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Nueces Dome?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 19 to 24°C (67-76°F) during spring. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Nueces Dome: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Nueces Dome...
Do you know what the the city Langshyttan
in Sweden, the city Cobdar
in Spain, and the city Severo-Kurilsk
in Russia have in common with Nueces Dome? Click on the links to find out...