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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Okmuk Canyon

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Okmuk Canyon...

Okmuk Canyon is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Okmuk Canyon has average variability year round. The temperature ranges from 3.3°C (37.9°F) in March up to 9.4°C (48.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 6°C (42°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Okmuk 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 Okmuk Canyon?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near Okmuk Canyon is about:
3°C (38°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are in proximity to Okmuk Canyon. A spot, which is not too far away, is Three Mile, which is almost 677.6km (420.9miles) away from Okmuk Canyon. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Three Mile and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out Mill Bay, which is ca 683.6km (424.6miles) away from Okmuk Canyon. Another surfspot is Mill Bay, located approximately 683.6km (424.6miles) from Okmuk Canyon.

Are there beaches close by?

Not many beaches are located near to Okmuk Canyon. A good beach nearby is Race Point, which is more than 810.3km (503.3miles) away from Okmuk Canyon. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Pacific Ocean, approximately 828.8km (514.8miles) away from Okmuk Canyon.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Okmuk Canyon?

The sea temperature at Okmuk Canyon is very cold, reaching up to 9°C (49°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Okmuk Canyon. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, temperatures cool down to 3°C (38°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Okmuk Canyon?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 4 to 9°C (40-49°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod.

Directions to Okmuk Canyon: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Okmuk Canyon...

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