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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near East Petersburg, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about East Petersburg...

East Petersburg is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 4506 people. The water temperature around East Petersburg varies significantly during the year. The temperature ranges from 2°C (35.7°F) in January up to 27°C (80.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since East Petersburg 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 East Petersburg?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters close to East Petersburg is approximately:
12°C (53°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to East Petersburg. A spot, which is not too far away, is Strathmere, 7th street, which is almost 110.3km (68.5miles) away from East Petersburg. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Strathmere, 7th street and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Poverty Beach, which is ca 110.7km (68.8miles) away from East Petersburg. Another surfspot is Poverty Beach, located approximately 110.7km (68.8miles) from East Petersburg.

Are there beaches near by?

No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to East Petersburg. One beach, which is not too far away, is York, which is only 22km (13.6miles) away from East Petersburg. Another fun beach near East Petersburg is Essex, which is roughly 55km (34.2miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for East Petersburg?

The water temperature around East Petersburg is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around East Petersburg. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, temperatures reach lows of approximately 2°C (36°F). During these months, 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 fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near East Petersburg?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. 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 typically change during June, July, and August when water temperatures go up to 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to East Petersburg: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about East Petersburg...

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