Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Grays Beach, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Grays Beach...
Grays Beach is a beach in the United States.
The water temperature around Grays Beach varies slightly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 3°C (37.3°F) in March up to 11°C (51.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 7°C (44°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Grays 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 Grays Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Grays Beach is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are in proximity to Grays Beach. A good spot nearby is Popham-Read, which is more than 133.5km (82.9miles) away from Grays Beach. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Popham-Read and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try surfing Hirtles
, which is roughly 157.9km (98.1miles) away from Grays Beach. Another fun surfspot is Hirtles
, located approximately 157.9km (98.1miles) from Grays Beach.
Are there any other nice beaches close by?
No, there are not many beaches in proximity to Grays Beach. A good beach nearby is Prince Cove
, which is just 28.2km (17.5miles) away from Grays Beach. Another good beach near Grays Beach is Lincolnville Beach
, which is roughly 82km (50.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Grays Beach?
The water temperature at Grays Beach is very cold, reaching up to 11°C (52°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures come down to nearly 3°C (37°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Grays Beach?
Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during fall when temperatures go up to 6 to 11°C (43-52°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Grays Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Grays Beach...
Do you know what the the city Laventure
in Mauritius, the city Macaiba
in Brazil, and the city Svetlyy
in Russia have in common with Grays Beach? Click on the links to find out...