Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Springfield Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Springfield Seamount...
Springfield Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Springfield Seamount changes moderately throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 6.8°C (44.3°F) in April up to 16.4°C (61.4°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Springfield 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 Springfield Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Springfield Seamount is ca:
Are there surf spots near by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Springfield Seamount. The closest decent spot is Nootka Island, which is more than 186.1km (115.6miles) away from Springfield Seamount. Click here
for more information on Nootka Island and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Tofino
, which is 207.6km (128.9miles) away from Springfield Seamount. Another surfspot is Tofino
, located 207.6km (128.9miles) from Springfield Seamount.
Are there sandy beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in proximity to Springfield Seamount. The next good one is Long Beach
, which is more than 213km (132.3miles) away from Springfield Seamount. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Qualicum Beach
, 273.9km (170.1miles) away from Springfield Seamount.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Springfield Seamount?
The sea temperature at Springfield Seamount is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (61°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Springfield Seamount. Nevertheless, during spring, temperatures cool down to roughly 7°C (44°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing near Springfield Seamount?
Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (44-53°F) during March, April, and May. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during fall when water temperatures reach 11 to 16°C (52-61°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Springfield Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Springfield Seamount...
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in Italy, the city Supetar
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