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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Grand Isle State Park, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Grand Isle State Park...

Grand Isle State Park is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Grand Isle State Park changes significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 17.1°C (62.8°F) in January up to 30.8°C (87.5°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (75°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Grand Isle State Park 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 Grand Isle State Park?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Grand Isle State Park is about:
25°C (77°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Grand Isle State Park?

There are not many surf spots close to Grand Isle State Park. A spot that might be worth checking out is Fourchon, which is about 19.9km (48.8miles) away from Grand Isle State Park. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Fourchon and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Grand Isle State Park are Chandeleur Islands, which is roughly 78.6km (48.8miles) away, and The Cross Pensacola Beach, located approximately 182.6km (113.4miles) from Grand Isle State Park.

Are there any other gorgeous beaches near by?

There are some beaches in proximity to Grand Isle State Park. The closest one is Grand Isle, which is just 2.3km (1.5miles) away from Grand Isle State Park. Another beach near Grand Isle State Park is Shell Beach, which is 44.4km (27.5miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Grand Isle State Park?

The sea temperature at Grand Isle State Park 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 required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Grand Isle State Park. Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures come down to roughly 17°C (63°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Grand Isle State Park?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, 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 Grand Isle State Park: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Grand Isle State Park...

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