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

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

Edenton is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 5004 people. The water temperature around Edenton has significant variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 4.8°C (40.6°F) in February up to 24°C (75.1°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Edenton 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 Edenton?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters near Edenton is about:
12°C (54°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Edenton. A good spot nearby is Chicahauk, which is roughly 49.8km (31.1miles) away from Edenton. Click here to check out more information on Chicahauk and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Edenton are Kitty Hawk Pier, which is roughly 50.1km (31.1miles) away, and Nags Head, located roughly 55.8km (34.6miles) from Edenton.

Are there beaches close by?

No, there are not many beaches close to Edenton. The next good one is Duck, which is 48.2km (29.9miles) away from Edenton. Another fun beach near Edenton is Corolla, roughly 48.6km (30.2miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Edenton?

The water temperature around Edenton is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 5°C (41°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, 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 have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Edenton?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 5 to 10°C (41-50°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during June, July, and August when water temperatures reach 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Edenton: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Edenton...

Do you know what the the city Ahrensburg in Germany, the city Yvrac in France, and Canyo del Cap de Creus have in common with Edenton? Click on the links to find out...