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

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

Ellington is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Ellington changes extremely throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2.3°C (36.1°F) in February up to 21.5°C (70.6°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ellington 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 at Ellington?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Ellington is about:
5°C (41°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Ellington. The next good one is Misquamicut State Beach, which is about 53.7km (33.4miles) away from Ellington. Click here to check out more information on Misquamicut State Beach and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Ellington are Dickeys, which is ca 53.7km (33.4miles) away, and Fenway, located 54.6km (33.9miles) from Ellington.

Are there any other beaches located close to Ellington?

There are not many beaches near to Ellington. A good beach nearby is Middletown, which is 26.9km (16.7miles) away from Ellington. Another fun beach near Ellington is Town Cove, ca 32.5km (20.2miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Ellington?

The sea temperature at Ellington is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (71°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 fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Ellington. However, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to approximately 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 several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Ellington?

Due to comparatively large water 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 January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (62-71°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Ellington: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Ellington...

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