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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Birch Hill, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Birch Hill...

Birch Hill is an island in the United States. It is located in the Lake Winnipesaukee island group. The water temperature around Birch Hill varies significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 2.6°C (36.6°F) in March up to 15.2°C (59.3°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 8°C (47°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Birch Hill 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 Birch Hill?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Birch Hill is approximately:
14°C (57°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Birch Hill. The closest decent spot is Higgins Beach, which is 63km (39.7miles) away from Birch Hill. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Higgins Beach and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Birch Hill are Wells Beach, which is 63.8km (39.7miles) away, and Kennebunk beach, located approximately 64.4km (40miles) from Birch Hill.

Are there nice beaches located close to Birch Hill?

No, there are not many beaches close to Birch Hill. A beach that might be worth checking out is Cooks Brook, which is just 48.2km (29.9miles) away from Birch Hill. Another good beach near Birch Hill is Haigis, which is approximately 58.1km (36.1miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Birch Hill?

The water temperature around Birch Hill is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (59°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Birch Hill. However, during early spring, sea temperatures reach lows of 3°C (37°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy 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 Birch Hill?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures reach 10 to 15°C (50-59°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Birch Hill: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Birch Hill...

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