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

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

Gibbsboro is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite little city close to the water with a population of 2274 people. The water temperature around Gibbsboro changes dramatically throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 3.1°C (37.5°F) in February up to 22.4°C (72.3°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Gibbsboro 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 Gibbsboro?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Gibbsboro is about:
11°C (51°F)

Are there surf spots near Gibbsboro?

There are not too many surf spots close to Gibbsboro. A spot that might be worth checking out is Wooden Jetty, which is just 43km (26.9miles) away from Gibbsboro. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Wooden Jetty and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Gibbsboro are 5th Street Beach Haven, which is roughly 43.3km (26.9miles) away, and Margate Pier, located ca 43.3km (26.9miles) from Gibbsboro.

Are there beaches near by?

No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Gibbsboro. The closest decent beach is Goat Hill, which is only 35.6km (22.1miles) away from Gibbsboro. Another fun beach near Gibbsboro is Reeds Bay Park, roughly 37km (23miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Gibbsboro?

The water temperature around Gibbsboro 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 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok without a rashguard or light wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Gibbsboro. However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 3°C (38°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Gibbsboro?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Gibbsboro: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Gibbsboro...

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