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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bridgewater, Canada

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

Bridgewater is a coastal city in Canada. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 8070 people. The water temperature around Bridgewater varies significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 1.2°C (34.1°F) in February up to 14.8°C (58.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 8°C (46°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Bridgewater 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 Bridgewater?

The current water temperature in the month of July near Bridgewater is approximately:
14°C (57°F)

Are there surf spots close to Bridgewater?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to Bridgewater. The closest one is Hirtles, which is just 14.9km (10.4miles) away from Bridgewater. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Hirtles and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Bridgewater are Cherry Hill, which is ca 16.8km (10.4miles) away, and Cow Bay-Moose Rocks, located 55.7km (34.6miles) from Bridgewater.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, not too many beaches are located close to Bridgewater. A beach that might be worth checking out is Crescent Beach, which is more than 11km (6.9miles) away from Bridgewater. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Prince Cove, approximately 126.3km (78.4miles) away from Bridgewater.

What wetsuit do I need for Bridgewater?

The water temperature around Bridgewater is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (59°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to nearly 1°C (34°F). During this time, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Bridgewater?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 1 to 6°C (34-43°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during August, September, and October when water temperatures go up to 10 to 15°C (50-59°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Bridgewater: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Bridgewater...

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