Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Shalowitz Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Shalowitz Seamount...
Shalowitz Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Shalowitz Seamount varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 9.1°C (48.4°F) in March up to 17.1°C (62.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Shalowitz 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 Shalowitz Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters close to Shalowitz Seamount is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Shalowitz Seamount. The closest decent spot is Raft Cove, which is almost 432.8km (268.8miles) away from Shalowitz Seamount. Click here
for directions and for more information on Raft Cove and its water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also try Chestermans beach-north
, which is ca 468km (290.7miles) away from Shalowitz Seamount. Another good surfspot is Chestermans beach-north
, located 468km (290.7miles) from Shalowitz Seamount.
Are there beaches close by?
No, not many beaches are in proximity to Shalowitz Seamount. One that might be worth checking out is Long Beach
, which is almost 472.9km (293.8miles) away from Shalowitz Seamount. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Ocean Shores
, which is 523.8km (325.4miles) away from Shalowitz Seamount.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Shalowitz Seamount?
The water temperature at Shalowitz Seamount is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Shalowitz Seamount. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures reach lows of approximately 9°C (48°F). In this season, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Shalowitz Seamount?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (48-57°F) during spring. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Shalowitz Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Shalowitz Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Cooma
in Australia, the city Vedra
in Spain, and the city Alferrarede
in Portugal have in common with Shalowitz Seamount? Click on the links to find out...