Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Vanguard Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Vanguard Bank...
Vanguard Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Vanguard Bank has low variability throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 25.6°C (78°F) in February up to 29.4°C (84.8°F) in the month of May, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 28°C (82°F) and the best time for water activities is late spring, since Vanguard Bank 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 Vanguard Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of December near Vanguard Bank is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Vanguard Bank?
Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Vanguard Bank. A spot, which is not too far away, is Pundakit, which is almost 866.8km (538.4miles) away from Vanguard Bank. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Pundakit and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try High 5 Lahar
, which is 872.1km (541.7miles) away from Vanguard Bank. Another surfspot is High 5 Lahar
, located roughly 872.1km (541.7miles) from Vanguard Bank.
Are there nice beaches near by?
No, not too many beaches are in close proximity to Vanguard Bank. A good beach nearby is Nha Trang
, which is almost 331km (205.6miles) away from Vanguard Bank. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Tanjong Lobang Beach
, roughly 368.3km (228.8miles) away from Vanguard Bank.
Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Vanguard Bank?
The average water temperature at Vanguard Bank is extremely warm, around 28°C (82°F), with only little changes during the year. The temperatures in June, July, and August are very similar to temperatures in December and January. Because of this, a wetsuit is usually not needed for swimming, surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Vanguard Bank. However, you might want to bring a 1-2mm wetsuit top or a rashguard for abnormal chilly conditions and for UV protection, especially when spending multiple hours in the sun each day. The sun radiation at Vanguard Bank can be remarkably intense.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Vanguard Bank?
Fishing and diving conditions stay very constant during the year. The waters at Vanguard Bank are nearly almost tropical, reaching temperatures between 24 and 29°C (76-85°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Vanguard Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Vanguard Bank...
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in Philippines, and the city Pinghai
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