Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Somachi Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Somachi Seamount...
Somachi Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Somachi Seamount has slight variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 20°C (68.1°F) in March up to 28.4°C (83.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (75°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Somachi 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 Somachi Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around Somachi Seamount is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in proximity to Somachi Seamount. The next good one is Kizaki beach, which is more than 217.4km (135miles) away from Somachi Seamount. Click here
for more information on Kizaki beach and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Kanegahama
, which is approximately 253.1km (157.2miles) away from Somachi Seamount. Another fun surfspot is Kanegahama
, located 253.1km (157.2miles) from Somachi Seamount.
Are there white sand beaches close by?
Not many beaches are located close to Somachi Seamount. The closest decent beach is Haeundae Beach
, which is almost 470.5km (292.3miles) away from Somachi Seamount. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also try Fulong Beach
, 667.4km (414.5miles) away from Somachi Seamount.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Somachi Seamount?
The sea temperature at Somachi Seamount is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 20°C (68°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the diving and fishing near Somachi Seamount?
Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F) during February, March, and April. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Somachi Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Somachi Seamount...
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in the United States, the city Sora
in the Italy, and the city Megati Kelod
in the Indonesia have in common with Somachi Seamount? Click on the links to find out...