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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Delaware Seashore State Park, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Delaware Seashore State Park...

Delaware Seashore State Park is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Delaware Seashore State Park varies extremely throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2.7°C (36.9°F) in February up to 23°C (73.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Delaware Seashore State Park 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 Delaware Seashore State Park?

The current water temperature in the month of February at Delaware Seashore State Park is ca:
3°C (37°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to Delaware Seashore State Park?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Delaware Seashore State Park. The nearest one is Indian River Inlet, which is just 2.6km (2.3miles) away from Delaware Seashore State Park. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Indian River Inlet and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Delaware Seashore State Park are Dewey Beach, which is approximately 3.7km (2.3miles) away, and Rehoboth-Main, located roughly 4.9km (3miles) from Delaware Seashore State Park.

Are there any other sandy beaches near by?

There are several other beaches near to Delaware Seashore State Park. The closest one is Dewey Beach, which is only 3.3km (2.1miles) away from Delaware Seashore State Park. Another good beach near Delaware Seashore State Park is Rehoboth Beach, which is approximately 5.3km (3.3miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Delaware Seashore State Park?

The sea temperature at Delaware Seashore State Park is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Delaware Seashore State Park. Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures cool down to 3°C (37°F). During this time, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to Delaware Seashore State Park?

Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Delaware Seashore State Park: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Delaware Seashore State Park...

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