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

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

Bridgeport is a coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4554 people. The water temperature around Bridgeport has extreme variability during 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 interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Bridgeport 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 Bridgeport?

The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters around Bridgeport is ca:
18°C (64°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Bridgeport. The next good one is Lavallette, which is 68.4km (42.6miles) away from Bridgeport. Click here for directions and for more information on Lavallette and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Bridgeport are Normandy Beach-7th Street, which is approximately 68.5km (42.6miles) away, and Seaside Park, located approximately 68.6km (42.6miles) from Bridgeport.

Are there white sand beaches in proximity to Bridgeport?

There are not many beaches near to Bridgeport. One beach, which is not too far away, is Goat Hill, which is just 28.6km (17.8miles) away from Bridgeport. Another beautiful beach near Bridgeport is Brick, roughly 64km (39.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Bridgeport?

The sea temperature around Bridgeport 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 top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to approximately 0°C (32°F). During this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Bridgeport?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary a lot 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. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (63-72°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 Bridgeport: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Bridgeport...

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