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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near 42nd St VA Beach, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about 42nd St VA Beach...

42nd St VA Beach is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around 42nd St VA Beach has a large variability year round. The temperature ranges from 5.1°C (41.2°F) in February up to 24.6°C (76.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since 42nd St VA Beach 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 at 42nd St VA Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of January at 42nd St VA Beach is ca:
6°C (42°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are other surf spots in proximity to 42nd St VA Beach. The nearest one is Virginia Beach, which is only 0.8km (0.5miles) away from 42nd St VA Beach. Click here for directions and for more information on Virginia Beach and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near 42nd St VA Beach is 81st Street, which is approximately 2.5km (1.6miles) away.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

There are not many beaches in close proximity to 42nd St VA Beach. A good beach nearby is Portsmouth, which is just 17.7km (11miles) away from 42nd St VA Beach. Another beautiful beach near 42nd St VA Beach is Smith Beach, which is 34.2km (21.2miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for 42nd St VA Beach?

The sea temperature at 42nd St VA Beach is warm, reaching up to 25°C (76°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at 42nd St VA Beach. However, during late winter, water temperatures reach lows of 5°C (41°F). In this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near 42nd St VA Beach?

Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (67-76°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to 42nd St VA Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about 42nd St VA Beach...

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