diver.net

Re: Re: Re: Galapagos in May or June?


dive-instructors.com, the first place to look for a dive instructor


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ California Scuba Diving BBS ] [ FAQ ]

Posted by Suzanne on November 09, 2005 at 23:31:11:

In Reply to: Re: Re: Galapagos in May or June? posted by Kendall Raine on November 09, 2005 at 11:07:49:

Temps were about 74 F degrees in Southern islands and about 79 F degrees in No. islands (Darwin & Wolf islands). We used our 7 mil suits and were comfortable - Florida divers with thinners suits were cold. Suz
I would say a 3mil is too thin for the Galapagos. 5 mil would be OK a little cool in So islands and just right for the Whale Shark diving @ Darwin. The closer you get to July/August the more plankton is in the water which hurts vis but increases Whale Shark (WS) sightings. In late June we had 50+ vis with 10 WS sightings. BadC




Follow Ups:


Name:
E-Mail:
Subject:
Message:
Optional Link URL:
Optional Link Title:
Optional Image URL:
Post Background Color: White     Black
Post Area Page Width: Normal   Full
You must type in the
scrambled text key to
the right.
This is required to
help prevent spam bots
from flooding this BBS.
capcha
Text Key:

      


diver.net