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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sur Canyon

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sur Canyon...

Sur Canyon is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Sur Canyon is close to steady during the year. The temperature ranges from 11.3°C (52.4°F) in April up to 14.7°C (58.5°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Sur Canyon 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 Sur Canyon?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters close to Sur Canyon is approximately:
12°C (54°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Sur Canyon. The nearest one is Andrew molera state beach, which is just 17.1km (12.1miles) away from Sur Canyon. Click here for more information on Andrew molera state beach and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Sur Canyon are Fullers, which is approximately 19.4km (12.1miles) away, and Garrapata, located 23.7km (14.7miles) from Sur Canyon.

Are there nice beaches near by?

No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Sur Canyon. The closest decent beach is Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, which is 22.5km (13.9miles) away from Sur Canyon. Another beautiful beach near Sur Canyon is John Little State Reserve, which is ca 24.3km (15.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Sur Canyon?

The average water temperature at Sur Canyon is definitely cold, around 13°C (55°F), with only little variations during the year. That is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Sur Canyon. However, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are March, April, and May. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the fall, especially in the months of August, September, and October.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Sur Canyon?

Fishing and diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters at Sur Canyon are mostly cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (49-58°F). The following fish can often be found in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Sur Canyon: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Sur Canyon...

Do you know what the the city Rodilhan in France, the city Woa in Indonesia, and Protea Seamount have in common with Sur Canyon? Click on the links to find out...