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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near South West Sunken Barrier Shoal

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about South West Sunken Barrier Shoal...

South West Sunken Barrier Shoal is a geographical landform. The water temperature around South West Sunken Barrier Shoal has average variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 25.8°C (78.5°F) in January up to 31°C (87.8°F) in the month of May, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 29°C (84°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since South West Sunken Barrier Shoal 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 South West Sunken Barrier Shoal?

The current water temperature in the month of April near South West Sunken Barrier Shoal is ca:
29°C (85°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are located in close proximity to South West Sunken Barrier Shoal. A good spot nearby is Pundakit, which is 657.7km (408.5miles) away from South West Sunken Barrier Shoal. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Pundakit and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also check out High 5 Lahar, which is ca 666.4km (413.9miles) away from South West Sunken Barrier Shoal. Another good surfspot is High 5 Lahar, located roughly 666.4km (413.9miles) from South West Sunken Barrier Shoal.

Are there white sand beaches near by?

Not too many beaches are in proximity to South West Sunken Barrier Shoal. A beach that might be worth checking out is Muara beach, which is more than 102.4km (63.6miles) away from South West Sunken Barrier Shoal. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Muara Beach, which is roughly 102.4km (63.6miles) away from South West Sunken Barrier Shoal.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for South West Sunken Barrier Shoal?

The sea temperature at South West Sunken Barrier Shoal is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (88°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late spring, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at South West Sunken Barrier Shoal. However, during winter, water temperatures come down to nearly 26°C (79°F). During this time, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a rashguard or thin top.

How is the diving and fishing close to South West Sunken Barrier Shoal?

Due to significant temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 26 to 31°C (79-88°F) during winter. Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during April, May, and June when temperatures reach 26 to 31°C (79-88°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to South West Sunken Barrier Shoal: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about South West Sunken Barrier Shoal...

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