Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Papau Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Papau Seamount...
Papau Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Papau Seamount is constant during the year.
The temperature ranges from 23.6°C (74.5°F) in March up to 26.8°C (80.3°F) in the month of October, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Papau 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 Papau Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Papau Seamount is about:
Are there surf spots located close to Papau Seamount?
There are not many surf spots close to Papau Seamount. A good spot nearby is Pohoiki, which is 36.3km (28.3miles) away from Papau Seamount. Click here
for more information on Pohoiki and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Papau Seamount are Honolii
, which is ca 45.6km (28.3miles) away, and Papaikou Mill
, located ca 47.2km (29.3miles) from Papau Seamount.
Are there beaches close by?
There are not too many beaches in proximity to Papau Seamount. A beach that might be worth checking out is Kehena
, which is 29.1km (18miles) away from Papau Seamount. Another beach near Papau Seamount is MacKenzie State Recreation Area
, which is roughly 34.3km (21.3miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Papau Seamount?
The average sea temperature at Papau Seamount is very warm, around 25°C (77°F), with no significant changes during the year. This is why a wetsuit is often times not required for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Papau Seamount, especially during the day and not windy conditions. However, it can get a little bit chilly early mornings and during windy days. You might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit, jumpsuit or at least a rashguard to be prepared. The coldest months are February, March, and April. You should be fine without a wetsuit in the , especially during . However, it is recommended to carry UVA/UVB protection, as the sun radiation at Papau Seamount is very strong year round.
How is the diving and fishing close to Papau Seamount?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions change very little during the year. The waters at Papau Seamount are always very warm, reaching temperatures between 22 and 27°C (71-80°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Papau Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Papau Seamount...
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