Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Piip Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Piip Seamount...
Piip Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Piip Seamount has extreme variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 0.4°C (32.6°F) in February up to 11.1°C (52°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 5°C (40°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Piip 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 Piip Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around Piip Seamount is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are close to Piip Seamount. The closest decent spot is Veedol Beach, which is more than 1687.3km (1048miles) away from Piip Seamount. Click here
for directions and for more information on Veedol Beach and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Sendai shinko
, which is roughly 1850.8km (1149.6miles) away from Piip Seamount. Another good surfspot is Sendai shinko
, located ca 1850.8km (1149.6miles) from Piip Seamount.
Are there white sand beaches located close to Piip Seamount?
Not many beaches are located close to Piip Seamount. The closest decent one is Lazurnaya Bay
, which is almost 1959.5km (1217.1miles) away from Piip Seamount. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Kujukuri Beach
, which is ca 2034.8km (1263.8miles) away from Piip Seamount.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Piip Seamount?
The sea temperature at Piip Seamount is pretty cold, reaching up to 11°C (52°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Piip Seamount. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to nearly 0°C (33°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Piip Seamount?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (33-42°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during fall when temperatures range from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Piip Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Piip Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Wesseln
in Germany, the city Antigonish
in Canada, and the city Masera di Padova
in Italy have in common with Piip Seamount? Click on the links to find out...