Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Crescent Beach, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Crescent Beach...
Crescent Beach is a beach in the United States.
The water temperature around Crescent Beach changes extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from 2.8°C (37°F) in February up to 21.2°C (70.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Crescent 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 Crescent Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Crescent Beach is ca:
Are there surf spots in close proximity to Crescent Beach?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Crescent Beach. The nearest one is Sandy Hook The Cove, which is just 12km (9miles) away from Crescent Beach. Click here
for more information on Sandy Hook The Cove and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Crescent Beach are Sands
, which is approximately 14.6km (9miles) away, and 92nd Street
, located approximately 17.8km (11miles) from Crescent Beach.
Are there any other white sand beaches near by?
There are some other beaches close to Crescent Beach. The nearest one is Crescent Beach
, which is 0km (0miles) away from Crescent Beach. Another gorgeous beach near Crescent Beach is Clark Beach
, which is 6.8km (4.2miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Crescent Beach?
The sea temperature at Crescent 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 ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures come down to nearly 3°C (37°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing close to Crescent Beach?
Due to significant temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Crescent Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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