Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Edison, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Edison...
Edison is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a relatively average coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 102548 people.
The water temperature around Edison changes extremely throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 2.8°C (37°F) in February up to 21.2°C (70.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Edison 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 Edison?
The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters close to Edison is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Edison. A good spot nearby is Sandy Hook The Cove, which is just 23.8km (15.7miles) away from Edison. Click here
to check out more information on Sandy Hook The Cove and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Edison are Sands
, which is approximately 25.2km (15.7miles) away, and Ocean Lane, Deal
, located 28.8km (17.9miles) from Edison.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are several beautiful beaches close to Edison. The nearest one is Clark Beach
, which is just 14km (8.7miles) away from Edison. Another beach near Edison is Crescent Beach
, which is roughly 14.1km (8.8miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Edison?
The water temperature around Edison is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required 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 January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to approximately 3°C (37°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Edison?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Edison: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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