Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Dickeys, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Dickeys...
Dickeys is a surf spot in the United States.
The water temperature around Dickeys changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.6°C (34.9°F) in February up to 19.4°C (67°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Dickeys 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 Dickeys?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Dickeys is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Dickeys. The nearest one is Misquamicut State Beach, which is just 0km (0miles) away from Dickeys. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Misquamicut State Beach and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Dickeys is Fenway
, which is ca 1.8km (1.1miles) away.
Are there beaches near by?
Yes, there are a few other gorgeous beaches close to Dickeys. The closest one is Misquamicut State Beach
, which is just 0.4km (0.2miles) away from Dickeys. Another gorgeous beach near Dickeys is Westerly
, which is 4.1km (2.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Dickeys?
The water temperature at Dickeys is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (67°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to nearly 2°C (35°F). During this season, a 5-6mm 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 high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Dickeys?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Dickeys: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Dickeys...
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in Italy, the city Borzano
in Italy, and the city Bagnols-sur-Ceze
in France have in common with Dickeys? Click on the links to find out...