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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Barrett, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Barrett...

Barrett is a coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town close to the water with a population of 3199 people. The water temperature around Barrett changes extremely throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 11.1°C (52.1°F) in January up to 30.6°C (87.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Barrett 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 Barrett?

The current water temperature in the month of April near Barrett is ca:
19°C (67°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to Barrett?

There are not many surf spots close to Barrett. The next good one is Refish Island, which is about 27.1km (26.9miles) away from Barrett. Click here to check out more information on Refish Island and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Barrett are Galveston-Stewart Beach, which is 43.4km (26.9miles) away, and Bolivar, located 43.7km (27.1miles) from Barrett.

Are there sandy beaches near Barrett?

There are some nice beaches in proximity to Barrett. The nearest one is Crosby, which is just 2.2km (1.4miles) away from Barrett. Another beach near Barrett is Bayside Drive County Beach, which is ca 17.6km (10.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Barrett?

The sea temperature around Barrett is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Barrett. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, temperatures reach lows of 11°C (52°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Barrett?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when water temperatures range from 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Barrett: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Barrett...

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