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

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

Cromwell is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly dense town close to the water with a population of 13750 people. The water temperature around Cromwell changes significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 0.6°C (33.2°F) in February up to 22.1°C (71.8°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Cromwell 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 Cromwell?

The current water temperature in the month of December near Cromwell is ca:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Cromwell?

There are not many surf spots close to Cromwell. A spot, which is not too far away, is Misquamicut State Beach, which is 47.9km (29.8miles) away from Cromwell. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Misquamicut State Beach and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Cromwell are Dickeys, which is ca 47.9km (29.8miles) away, and Fenway, located approximately 49.4km (30.7miles) from Cromwell.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are some other beaches in close proximity to Cromwell. The closest one is Middletown, which is just 2.3km (1.4miles) away from Cromwell. Another gorgeous beach near Cromwell is Lake Quonnipaug, which is ca 14.5km (9miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Cromwell?

The sea temperature around Cromwell is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to nearly 1°C (33°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok 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 bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to Cromwell?

Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 1 to 6°C (33-42°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during August, September, and October when temperatures reach 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Cromwell: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Cromwell...

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