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

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

Gouldsboro is a coastal city in the United States. It is a comparatively little city close to the water with a population of 2018 people. The water temperature around Gouldsboro varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 3.1°C (37.5°F) in March up to 11.2°C (52.1°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 7°C (45°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Gouldsboro 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 Gouldsboro?

The current water temperature in the month of August near Gouldsboro is about:
11°C (52°F)

Are there surf spots near Gouldsboro?

Not too many surf spots are located close to Gouldsboro. A good spot nearby is Popham-Read, which is almost 101.7km (63.2miles) away from Gouldsboro. Click here for directions and for more information on Popham-Read and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Kennebunk beach, which is approximately 145.1km (90.1miles) away from Gouldsboro. Another surfspot is Kennebunk beach, located approximately 145.1km (90.1miles) from Gouldsboro.

Are there beautiful beaches near Gouldsboro?

No, there are not too many beaches near to Gouldsboro. A good beach nearby is Grays Beach, which is only 31.9km (19.8miles) away from Gouldsboro. Another fun beach near Gouldsboro is Lincolnville Beach, approximately 49.9km (31miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Gouldsboro?

The water temperature around Gouldsboro is pretty cold, reaching up to 11°C (52°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Gouldsboro. However, during early spring, water temperatures drop down to 3°C (38°F). During this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly 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 Gouldsboro?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba 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 February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures go up to 6 to 11°C (43-52°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Gouldsboro: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Gouldsboro...

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