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

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

Emmitsburg is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 2814 people. The water temperature around Emmitsburg has extreme variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 2°C (35.7°F) in January up to 27°C (80.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Emmitsburg 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 Emmitsburg?

The current water temperature in the month of December near Emmitsburg is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots close to Emmitsburg?

Not too many surf spots are located close to Emmitsburg. A spot, which is not too far away, is Naval Jetty, which is almost 137.2km (85.2miles) away from Emmitsburg. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Naval Jetty and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try surfing Rehoboth-Main, which is roughly 139.2km (86.5miles) away from Emmitsburg. Another surfspot is Rehoboth-Main, located ca 139.2km (86.5miles) from Emmitsburg.

Are there beaches near Emmitsburg?

No, there are not too many beaches near to Emmitsburg. One beach, which is not too far away, is Point of Rocks, which is only 31.7km (19.7miles) away from Emmitsburg. Another nice beach near Emmitsburg is York, which is 36.4km (22.6miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Emmitsburg?

The water temperature around Emmitsburg is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Emmitsburg. Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures come down to nearly 2°C (36°F). In 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 ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Emmitsburg?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change 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. The conditions change during summer when sea temperatures range from 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Emmitsburg: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Emmitsburg...

Do you know what the the city Ragol in Spain, the city Totton in United Kingdom, and the island Tholen in Netherlands have in common with Emmitsburg? Click on the links to find out...