Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Oa Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Oa Seamount...
Oa Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Oa Seamount changes slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 25.2°C (77.4°F) in November up to 29.3°C (84.8°F) in the month of February, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (81°F) and the best time for water activities is late winter, since Oa Seamount 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 Oa Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of January in the waters near Oa Seamount is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Oa Seamount. A spot that might be worth checking out is Miri miri, which is almost 140km (86.9miles) away from Oa Seamount. Click here
to check out more information on Miri miri and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Teavapiti
, which is 143.7km (89.3miles) away from Oa Seamount. Another surfspot is Teavapiti
, located approximately 143.7km (89.3miles) from Oa Seamount.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are near to Oa Seamount. A good beach nearby is Teahupoo
, which is 219.9km (136.6miles) away from Oa Seamount. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit South Ofu Beach
, approximately 1185.7km (736.5miles) away from Oa Seamount.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Oa Seamount?
The average water temperature at Oa Seamount is extremely warm, around 27°C (81°F), with no significant changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to water temperatures in December and January. Hence, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Oa Seamount. Nevertheless, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for very windy conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Oa Seamount can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Oa Seamount?
Diving and fishing conditions change very little during the year. The waters at Oa Seamount are always tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Oa Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Oa Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Teluksantong
in Indonesia, the city Santa Coloma de Farners
in Spain, and the city Juwen
in Indonesia have in common with Oa Seamount? Click on the links to find out...