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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Feather Sound, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Feather Sound...

Feather Sound is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 3420 people. The water temperature around Feather Sound varies significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 16.6°C (61.8°F) in January up to 29.9°C (85.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Feather Sound 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 Feather Sound?

The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters close to Feather Sound is approximately:
23°C (74°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Feather Sound. The nearest one is Sand Key Park, which is 11.1km (7.1miles) away from Feather Sound. Click here for directions and for more information on Sand Key Park and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Feather Sound are Bellair Beach, which is 11.4km (7.1miles) away, and Clearwater Pass, located approximately 11.5km (7.1miles) from Feather Sound.

Are there beaches close by?

Yes, there are several gorgeous beaches in close proximity to Feather Sound. The closest one is Jones Town Beach, which is 9.7km (6miles) away from Feather Sound. Another good beach near Feather Sound is Clearwater Beach, which is ca 11.4km (7.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Feather Sound?

The water temperature around Feather Sound is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during December, January, and February, temperatures come down to roughly 17°C (62°F). During these months, 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 very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Feather Sound?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during December, January, and February. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Feather Sound: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Feather Sound...

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