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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ditch Plains, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ditch Plains...

Ditch Plains is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Ditch Plains changes dramatically 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 Ditch Plains 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 Ditch Plains?

The current water temperature in the month of December at Ditch Plains is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Ditch Plains. The nearest one is Trailor Park, which is just 0.2km (0.1miles) away from Ditch Plains. Click here to check out more information on Trailor Park and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Ditch Plains is Terrace, which is 1.3km (0.8miles) away.

Are there nice beaches close by?

Yes, there are other gorgeous beaches near to Ditch Plains. The nearest one is Montauk, which is just 2.1km (1.3miles) away from Ditch Plains. Another gorgeous beach near Ditch Plains is East Hampton, which is approximately 15.1km (9.4miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Ditch Plains?

The water temperature at Ditch Plains 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 fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Ditch Plains. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures come down to approximately 2°C (35°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods 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 scuba diving and fishing near Ditch Plains?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°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. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (58-67°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Ditch Plains: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Ditch Plains...

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