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

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

Fairton is a coastal city in the United States. It is a comparatively little city close to the water with a population of 1264 people. The water temperature around Fairton has a large variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.7°F) in January up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Fairton 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 Fairton?

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

Are there surf spots near Fairton?

There are not too many surf spots close to Fairton. A spot that might be worth checking out is Chodes, which is 32.5km (20.4miles) away from Fairton. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Chodes and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Fairton are Strathmere, 7th street, which is ca 32.8km (20.4miles) away, and Avalon-30th Street, located approximately 33.5km (20.8miles) from Fairton.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Fairton. A beach that might be worth checking out is Bowers Beach, which is just 24.3km (15.1miles) away from Fairton. Another good beach near Fairton is Upper Township Petersburg, which is 27.8km (17.3miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Fairton?

The water temperature around Fairton is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures cool down to nearly 3°C (38°F). During this time, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine 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 close to Fairton?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Fairton: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Fairton...

Do you know what the the city Pieve Tesino in Italy, the geo Halbouty Mound , and the city Changsu in South Korea have in common with Fairton? Click on the links to find out...