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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near 48th Street Ocean City, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about 48th Street Ocean City...

48th Street Ocean City is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around 48th Street Ocean City changes significantly during the year. The temperature ranges from 4.3°C (39.8°F) in February up to 24.1°C (75.3°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (57°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since 48th Street Ocean City 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 48th Street Ocean City?

The current water temperature in the month of October at 48th Street Ocean City is approximately:
19°C (66°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to 48th Street Ocean City. The closest one is Ocean City, which is just 2.1km (1.3miles) away from 48th Street Ocean City. Click here for directions and for more information on Ocean City and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near 48th Street Ocean City is Wedge, which is roughly 4.4km (2.7miles) away.

Are there beaches in close proximity to 48th Street Ocean City?

Yes, there are more nice beaches close to 48th Street Ocean City. The closest one is Ocean City, which is 2.7km (1.7miles) away from 48th Street Ocean City. Another gorgeous beach near 48th Street Ocean City is Fenwick Island, which is ca 6.2km (3.9miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for 48th Street Ocean City?

The water temperature at 48th Street Ocean City is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a thin wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at 48th Street Ocean City. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to approximately 4°C (40°F). During this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near 48th Street Ocean City?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (40-49°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during June, July, and August when temperatures go up to 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to 48th Street Ocean City: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about 48th Street Ocean City...

Do you know what the the city San Martino Bassa in Italy, the city Kage in Sweden, and the city Tumenggungan in Indonesia have in common with 48th Street Ocean City? Click on the links to find out...