Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Perdido Canyon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Perdido Canyon...
Perdido Canyon is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Perdido Canyon varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 20.4°C (68.7°F) in February up to 29.4°C (84.9°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (78°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Perdido 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 Perdido Canyon?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters near Perdido Canyon is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Perdido Canyon. The closest decent spot is South Padre Island, which is more than 141.7km (88miles) away from Perdido Canyon. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on South Padre Island and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Bob Hall Pier
, which is ca 173.3km (107.6miles) away from Perdido Canyon. Another surfspot is Bob Hall Pier
, located ca 173.3km (107.6miles) from Perdido Canyon.
Are there beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in proximity to Perdido Canyon. The next good one is Del Mar Beach
, which is almost 141.2km (87.7miles) away from Perdido Canyon. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out South Padre Island
, ca 141.8km (88.1miles) away from Perdido Canyon.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Perdido Canyon?
The sea temperature at Perdido Canyon is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Perdido Canyon. However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of roughly 20°C (69°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Perdido Canyon?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (69-78°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during June, July, and August when water temperatures range from 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Perdido Canyon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Perdido Canyon...
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