Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Surveyor Seamount
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Surveyor Seamount...
Surveyor Seamount is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Surveyor Seamount has average variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 4.3°C (39.8°F) in April up to 12.9°C (55.2°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 8°C (46°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Surveyor 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 Surveyor Seamount?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Surveyor Seamount is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are located close to Surveyor Seamount. The closest decent spot is Fossil Beach Kodiak, which is 312.5km (194.1miles) away from Surveyor Seamount. Click here
for more information on Fossil Beach Kodiak and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Mill Bay
, which is roughly 318.6km (197.9miles) away from Surveyor Seamount. Another fun surfspot is Mill Bay
, located ca 318.6km (197.9miles) from Surveyor Seamount.
Are there nice beaches close to Surveyor Seamount?
No, not too many beaches are located close to Surveyor Seamount. One that might be worth checking out is Pacific Ocean
, which is more than 302.9km (188.1miles) away from Surveyor Seamount. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Race Point
, ca 329.9km (204.9miles) away from Surveyor Seamount.
What wetsuit do I need for Surveyor Seamount?
The water temperature at Surveyor Seamount is pretty cold, reaching up to 13°C (55°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Surveyor Seamount. Nevertheless, during spring, temperatures come down to roughly 4°C (40°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Surveyor Seamount?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (40-49°F) during spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures range from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Surveyor Seamount: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Surveyor Seamount...
Do you know what the the city Odiongan
in the Philippines, the geo Mytilus Seamount
, and the city Lanshi
in the China have in common with Surveyor Seamount? Click on the links to find out...