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

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

Dracut is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 28831 people. The water temperature around Dracut changes extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 2.2°C (36°F) in February up to 17.1°C (62.8°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Dracut 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 Dracut?

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

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Dracut. The next good one is Deveraux Beach, which is about 26.2km (16.5miles) away from Dracut. Click here to check out more information on Deveraux Beach and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Dracut are Plum Island, which is ca 26.6km (16.5miles) away, and Seabrook Beach, located 28.7km (17.8miles) from Dracut.

Are there beaches close to Dracut?

Yes, there are a few other nice beaches in proximity to Dracut. The nearest one is Robbins Hill, which is only 6.7km (4.2miles) away from Dracut. Another gorgeous beach near Dracut is North Andover, which is 8.7km (5.4miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Dracut?

The water temperature around Dracut is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, 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 drop down to approximately 2°C (36°F). In this season, 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 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 recommended to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Dracut?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Dracut: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Dracut...

Do you know what the the city Wasquehal in France, the city Skorping in Denmark, and the city Ontario in United States have in common with Dracut? Click on the links to find out...