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

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

Epping is a coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1681 people. The water temperature around Epping changes extremely throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2.6°C (36.7°F) in February up to 17.2°C (62.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Epping 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 Epping?

The current water temperature in the month of July in the waters around Epping is ca:
16°C (61°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Epping. The nearest one is Jenness Beach, NH, which is only 16.1km (10.1miles) away from Epping. Click here to check out more information on Jenness Beach, NH and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Epping are The Wall, which is ca 16.2km (10.1miles) away, and Fox Hill, located ca 16.2km (10.1miles) from Epping.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are other gorgeous beaches close to Epping. The nearest one is Hampton Beach, which is just 15.7km (9.7miles) away from Epping. Another gorgeous beach near Epping is Rye Beach, which is 15.8km (9.8miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Epping?

The sea temperature around Epping is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm 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 . However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 3°C (37°F). During this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Epping?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during 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. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Epping: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Epping...

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