Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near City Point Beach, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about City Point Beach...
City Point Beach is a beach in the United States.
The water temperature around City Point Beach varies significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 3.7°C (38.7°F) in February up to 21.4°C (70.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since City Point Beach 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 at City Point Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of September at City Point Beach is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to City Point Beach. The nearest one is Jetty 4, which is only 0.4km (2.1miles) away from City Point Beach. Click here
for more information on Jetty 4 and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near City Point Beach are Cupsogue beach
, which is 3.4km (2.1miles) away, and Road K
, located 8.8km (5.5miles) from City Point Beach.
Are there any other beautiful beaches close by?
Yes, there are several gorgeous beaches close to City Point Beach. The nearest one is Westhampton Beach
, which is only 1.8km (1.1miles) away from City Point Beach. Another fun beach near City Point Beach is West Hampton Dunes
, which is ca 2.6km (1.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for City Point Beach?
The water temperature at City Point Beach 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 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at City Point Beach. Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 4°C (39°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near City Point Beach?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (39-48°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when sea temperatures reach 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to City Point Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.