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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Young Nicks Seamount

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Young Nicks Seamount...

Young Nicks Seamount is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Young Nicks Seamount changes moderately throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 14.2°C (57.5°F) in August up to 19.5°C (67.2°F) in the month of January, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is winter, since Young Nicks Seamount 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 Young Nicks Seamount?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Young Nicks Seamount is ca:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Young Nicks Seamount?

Not many surf spots are located close to Young Nicks Seamount. The closest decent spot is Makarori Point, which is more than 113.1km (70.2miles) away from Young Nicks Seamount. Click here to check out more information on Makarori Point and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Pines, which is roughly 113.8km (70.7miles) away from Young Nicks Seamount. Another surfspot is Pines, located 113.8km (70.7miles) from Young Nicks Seamount.

Are there gorgeous beaches near Young Nicks Seamount?

Not too many beaches are located in proximity to Young Nicks Seamount. A beach, which is not too far away, is Paraparaumu Beach, which is more than 276.9km (172miles) away from Young Nicks Seamount. If you have some extra time, you can also visit Hot Water Beach, 288.7km (179.3miles) away from Young Nicks Seamount.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Young Nicks Seamount?

The sea temperature at Young Nicks Seamount is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (67°F) in the months of December, January, and February. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late summer, temperatures cool down to approximately 14°C (57°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Young Nicks Seamount?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during summer. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during winter when water temperatures reach 15 to 20°C (58-67°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Young Nicks Seamount: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Young Nicks Seamount...

Do you know what the Hurihuri Seamount Chain , Beach Haven in United States, and the city Termal in Turkey have in common with Young Nicks Seamount? Click on the links to find out...