Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Freeport, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Freeport...
Freeport is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 1787 people.
The water temperature around Freeport varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.8°F) in February up to 22.3°C (72.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Freeport 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 Freeport?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Freeport is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Freeport?
There are not too many surf spots close to Freeport. The next good one is Destin, which is about 19.3km (17.6miles) away from Freeport. Click here
to check out more information on Destin and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Freeport are Okaloosa Pier
, which is roughly 28.3km (17.6miles) away, and Fort Walton Pier
, located 28.6km (17.8miles) from Freeport.
Are there nice beaches close to Freeport?
Yes, there are several other nice beaches in proximity to Freeport. The nearest one is Santa Rosa Beach
, which is just 9km (5.6miles) away from Freeport. Another fun beach near Freeport is Grayton Beach
, which is ca 11.8km (7.3miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Freeport?
The water temperature around Freeport is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Freeport. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to 3°C (38°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Freeport?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Freeport: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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