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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Thompson Seamount

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Thompson Seamount...

Thompson Seamount is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Thompson Seamount has moderate variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 9.3°C (48.7°F) in April up to 16.9°C (62.3°F) in the month of October, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Thompson 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 Thompson Seamount?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Thompson Seamount is ca:
11°C (51°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to Thompson Seamount?

Not many surf spots are located close to Thompson Seamount. A spot, which is not too far away, is Ocean Park, which is more than 217.4km (135miles) away from Thompson Seamount. Click here to check out more information on Ocean Park and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also check out Westport, which is approximately 218.2km (135.5miles) away from Thompson Seamount. Another fun surfspot is Westport, located 218.2km (135.5miles) from Thompson Seamount.

Are there white sand beaches near Thompson Seamount?

Not too many beaches are located in close proximity to Thompson Seamount. The next good one is Ocean Shores, which is more than 218.3km (135.6miles) away from Thompson Seamount. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Cannon Beach, 222.6km (138.2miles) away from Thompson Seamount.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Thompson Seamount?

The sea temperature at Thompson Seamount is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (62°F) in the months of . During this time, in the , a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Thompson Seamount. However, during spring, temperatures cool down to 9°C (49°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine 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 bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing close to Thompson Seamount?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (49-58°F) during March, April, and May. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during when sea temperatures reach 12 to 17°C (53-62°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Thompson Seamount: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Thompson Seamount...

Do you know what the the city Tangratte in Indonesia, the city La Pineda in Spain, and the city Takahagi in Japan have in common with Thompson Seamount? Click on the links to find out...