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

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

Galveston-Stewart Beach is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Galveston-Stewart Beach has a large variability throughout 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 shown in the graph 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-Stewart Beach 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-Stewart Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Galveston-Stewart Beach is approximately:
19°C (67°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Galveston-Stewart Beach. The nearest one is Galveston-Flagship, which is just 1.8km (1.1miles) away from Galveston-Stewart Beach. Click here for directions and for more information on Galveston-Flagship and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Galveston-Stewart Beach is Galveston, which is approximately 4.4km (2.7miles) away.

Are there nice beaches near by?

Yes, there are a few beaches close to Galveston-Stewart Beach. The closest one is Galveston, which is 1.6km (1miles) away from Galveston-Stewart Beach. Another nice beach near Galveston-Stewart Beach is East Beach, which is 2.9km (1.8miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Galveston-Stewart Beach?

The water temperature at Galveston-Stewart Beach 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 normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during winter, water temperatures reach lows of nearly 11°C (52°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Galveston-Stewart Beach?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (52-61°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Galveston-Stewart Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Galveston-Stewart Beach...

Do you know what the the city Chatswood in Australia, the city Sheringham in United Kingdom, and the city Sandesneben in Germany have in common with Galveston-Stewart Beach? Click on the links to find out...