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

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

Glenolden is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly dense city close to the water with a population of 7153 people. The water temperature around Glenolden changes dramatically year round. The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.7°F) in January up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Glenolden 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 Glenolden?

The current water temperature in the month of July near Glenolden is about:
25°C (77°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Glenolden?

There are not many surf spots close to Glenolden. The next good one is Waverly, which is 57.6km (35.9miles) away from Glenolden. Click here for more information on Waverly and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Glenolden are Ocean City-14th 15th St, which is ca 57.7km (35.9miles) away, and North St , located roughly 57.9km (36miles) from Glenolden.

Are there gorgeous beaches near Glenolden?

There are not too many beaches near to Glenolden. A beach that might be worth checking out is Goat Hill, which is only 37.1km (23miles) away from Glenolden. Another beautiful beach near Glenolden is Reeds Bay Park, 53.3km (33.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Glenolden?

The sea temperature around Glenolden is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°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 to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 3°C (38°F). During this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to Glenolden?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot 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 love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Glenolden: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Glenolden...

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