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

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

Edgecomb is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1133 people. The water temperature around Edgecomb varies dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 2.4°C (36.4°F) in March up to 14.3°C (57.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (47°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Edgecomb 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 Edgecomb?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters near Edgecomb is about:
14°C (56°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Edgecomb. The closest decent spot is Popham-Read, which is 17.6km (26.4miles) away from Edgecomb. Click here for directions and for more information on Popham-Read and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Edgecomb are Higgins Beach, which is ca 42.5km (26.4miles) away, and Kennebunk beach, located roughly 59.7km (37.1miles) from Edgecomb.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are not many beaches close to Edgecomb. A beach that might be worth checking out is Reid State Park, which is just 12.9km (8miles) away from Edgecomb. Another gorgeous beach near Edgecomb is Lincolnville Beach, which is ca 38.1km (23.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Edgecomb?

The sea temperature around Edgecomb is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (58°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Edgecomb. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures reach lows of nearly 2°C (36°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Edgecomb?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 9 to 14°C (49-58°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Edgecomb: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Edgecomb...

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