Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vancouver Canyon
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Vancouver Canyon...
Vancouver Canyon is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Vancouver Canyon varies slightly year round.
The temperature ranges from 13°C (55.3°F) in August up to 20.1°C (68.1°F) in the month of May, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 18°C (64°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Vancouver Canyon is located in the southern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature near Vancouver Canyon?
The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near Vancouver Canyon is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Vancouver Canyon. The next good one is Miserys, which is roughly 40.7km (26.5miles) away from Vancouver Canyon. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Miserys and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Vancouver Canyon are Nanarup beach
, which is roughly 42.6km (26.5miles) away, and Muttonbird island
, located roughly 55.7km (34.6miles) from Vancouver Canyon.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Vancouver Canyon?
No, not many beaches are located close to Vancouver Canyon. The closest decent one is Nihiwatu Beach
, which is almost 1778.8km (1104.8miles) away from Vancouver Canyon. If you don't mind the long drive, you can also visit Lasiana Beach
, which is 1788km (1110.6miles) away from Vancouver Canyon.
What wetsuit do I need for Vancouver Canyon?
The water temperature at Vancouver Canyon is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of April, May, and June. During this time, in the late fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Vancouver Canyon. Nevertheless, during July, August, and September, temperatures drop down to nearly 13°C (55°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Vancouver Canyon?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (55-64°F) during July, August, and September. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during spring when temperatures reach 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Vancouver Canyon: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Vancouver Canyon...
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