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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 coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 14693 people. The water temperature around Ellington varies extremely during 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 shown in the interactive table 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 near Ellington?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Ellington is ca:
21°C (70°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Ellington. The closest decent spot is Misquamicut State Beach, which is roughly 53.2km (33miles) away from Ellington. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Misquamicut State Beach and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Ellington are Dickeys, which is ca 53.2km (33miles) away, and Fenway, located roughly 54.1km (33.6miles) from Ellington.

Are there white sand beaches located close to Ellington?

There are not many beaches near to Ellington. The next good one is Ellington, which is just 1.5km (0.9miles) away from Ellington. Another fun beach near Ellington is Middletown, which is 25.4km (15.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Ellington?

The sea temperature around 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 required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Ellington. However, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to 2°C (36°F). During this season, 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 better to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Ellington?

Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary 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. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (62-71°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures 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.

Fun facts about Ellington...

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