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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Galveston-Flagship, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Galveston-Flagship...

Galveston-Flagship is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Galveston-Flagship varies dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 11.1°C (52.1°F) in January up to 30.6°C (87.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (71°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Galveston-Flagship 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 at Galveston-Flagship?

The current water temperature in the month of July at Galveston-Flagship is about:
29°C (83°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Galveston-Flagship. The nearest one is Galveston-Stewart Beach, which is just 1.8km (1.1miles) away from Galveston-Flagship. Click here to check out more information on Galveston-Stewart Beach and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Galveston-Flagship is Galveston, which is ca 2.6km (1.6miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are other gorgeous beaches near to Galveston-Flagship. The nearest one is Galveston, which is just 1.1km (0.7miles) away from Galveston-Flagship. Another good beach near Galveston-Flagship is East Beach, which is 4.7km (2.9miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Galveston-Flagship?

The water temperature at Galveston-Flagship is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Galveston-Flagship. However, during winter, temperatures cool down to roughly 11°C (52°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Galveston-Flagship?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Galveston-Flagship: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Galveston-Flagship...

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