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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Berkeley Heights, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Berkeley Heights...

Berkeley Heights is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly dense city close to the ocean with a population of 14179 people. The water temperature around Berkeley Heights changes extremely during the year. The temperature ranges from 2.8°C (37°F) in February up to 21.2°C (70.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Berkeley Heights 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 Berkeley Heights?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters near Berkeley Heights is about:
20°C (68°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Berkeley Heights. A good spot nearby is Sandy Hook The Cove, which is just 30.5km (20.4miles) away from Berkeley Heights. Click here for more information on Sandy Hook The Cove and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Berkeley Heights are Sands, which is ca 32.8km (20.4miles) away, and 92nd Street, located ca 33.8km (21miles) from Berkeley Heights.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are a few beautiful beaches close to Berkeley Heights. The nearest one is Crescent Beach, which is 18.6km (11.6miles) away from Berkeley Heights. Another beach near Berkeley Heights is Crescent Beach, which is 18.6km (11.6miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Berkeley Heights?

The sea temperature around Berkeley Heights is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, temperatures cool down to roughly 3°C (37°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Berkeley Heights?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Berkeley Heights: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Berkeley Heights...

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