Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ostenso Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ostenso Seamount...
Ostenso Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Ostenso Seamount has low variability during the year.
The temperature ranges from -1.6°C (29°F) in May up to -1.6°C (29.1°F) in the month of November, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is -2°C (29°F) and the best time for water activities is late fall, since Ostenso Seamount 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 Ostenso Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around Ostenso Seamount is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Ostenso Seamount. A spot, which is not too far away, is Shoals Reef, which is more than 1955.9km (1214.9miles) away from Ostenso Seamount. Click here
for directions and for more information on Shoals Reef and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Fossil Beach Kodiak
, which is 2195.6km (1363.7miles) away from Ostenso Seamount. Another good surfspot is Fossil Beach Kodiak
, located 2195.6km (1363.7miles) from Ostenso Seamount.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
Not many beaches are in close proximity to Ostenso Seamount. The next good one is Hidden Bay
, which is almost 1870.2km (1161.6miles) away from Ostenso Seamount. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Race Point
, which is 1937.9km (1203.6miles) away from Ostenso Seamount.
What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Ostenso Seamount?
The average sea temperature at Ostenso Seamount is extremely cold, around -2°C (29°F), with no significant changes throughout the year. Hence, at least a 4/5mm or even 5/6 wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Ostenso Seamount. However, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. It is highly recommended to bring boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are April, May, and June. Even during relatively "warm" days in the fall (October, November, and December) you should wear a thick wetsuit to not freeze.
How is the diving and fishing near Ostenso Seamount?
Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters are nearly almost freezing, reaching temperatures between -7 and -2°C (20-29°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod.
Directions to Ostenso Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Ostenso Seamount...
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