Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Barretts Pond, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Barretts Pond...
Barretts Pond is a beach in the United States.
The water temperature around Barretts Pond changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 0°C (32.1°F) in February up to 22.3°C (72.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Barretts Pond 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 Barretts Pond?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Barretts Pond is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Barretts Pond. The next good one is Jones Beach, which is just 58.4km (36.4miles) away from Barretts Pond. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Jones Beach and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Barretts Pond are Lido
, which is approximately 58.7km (36.4miles) away, and Lido West
, located 58.8km (36.5miles) from Barretts Pond.
Are there any other beautiful beaches located close to Barretts Pond?
Yes, there are a few nice beaches close to Barretts Pond. The closest one is New Fairfield
, which is just 13.4km (8.3miles) away from Barretts Pond. Another gorgeous beach near Barretts Pond is New Fairfield Town Park
, which is 14.8km (9.2miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Barretts Pond?
The water temperature at Barretts Pond is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Barretts Pond. Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures cool down to nearly 0°C (32°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Barretts Pond?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Barretts Pond: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Barretts Pond...
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in the Philippines, the geo Derickson Seamount
, and the city Bayt Sahur
in the Palestinian Territory have in common with Barretts Pond? Click on the links to find out...