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

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

Burgaw is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 3872 people. The water temperature around Burgaw has extreme variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 12.1°C (53.8°F) in February up to 26.7°C (80.1°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 20°C (67°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Burgaw 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 Burgaw?

The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters around Burgaw is ca:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Burgaw. The next good one is Wrightsville beach, which is roughly 24.6km (22miles) away from Burgaw. Click here for directions and for more information on Wrightsville beach and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Burgaw are Carolina Beach, which is roughly 35.5km (22miles) away, and Bald Head Island- Point, located roughly 48.6km (30.2miles) from Burgaw.

Are there sandy beaches in proximity to Burgaw?

There are not many beaches near to Burgaw. The next good one is Surf City, which is just 23.3km (14.5miles) away from Burgaw. Another gorgeous beach near Burgaw is Surf City, which is 23.3km (14.5miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Burgaw?

The sea temperature around Burgaw is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (80°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or thin wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to nearly 12°C (54°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Burgaw?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures range from 22 to 27°C (71-80°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Burgaw: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Burgaw...

Do you know what the the city Tarutyne in the Ukraine, the city Sant Sadurni dAnoia in the Spain, and the city Acopampa in the Peru have in common with Burgaw? Click on the links to find out...