Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tahoma Basin
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tahoma Basin...
Tahoma Basin is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Tahoma Basin changes moderately year round.
The temperature ranges from 2.9°C (37.2°F) in February up to 9.3°C (48.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 6°C (42°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Tahoma Basin 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 Tahoma Basin?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Tahoma Basin is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are located in proximity to Tahoma Basin. The closest decent spot is Veedol Beach, which is almost 1932.4km (1200.2miles) away from Tahoma Basin. Click here
to check out more information on Veedol Beach and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Sendai shinko
, which is 2082.3km (1293.3miles) away from Tahoma Basin. Another surfspot is Sendai shinko
, located 2082.3km (1293.3miles) from Tahoma Basin.
Are there sandy beaches close by?
Not too many beaches are located in proximity to Tahoma Basin. A good beach nearby is Kujukuri Beach
, which is almost 2254.6km (1400.4miles) away from Tahoma Basin. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Lazurnaya Bay
, 2262.6km (1405.3miles) away from Tahoma Basin.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Tahoma Basin?
The sea temperature at Tahoma Basin is very cold, reaching up to 9°C (49°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures drop down to nearly 3°C (37°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Tahoma Basin?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during summer when water temperatures reach 4 to 9°C (40-49°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod.
Directions to Tahoma Basin: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Tahoma Basin...
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