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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Great Island Common, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Great Island Common...

Great Island Common is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Great Island Common changes significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 2.6°C (36.7°F) in February up to 17.2°C (62.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Great Island Common 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 Great Island Common?

The current water temperature in the month of March at Great Island Common is about:
3°C (37°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Great Island Common. The closest one is Jenness Beach, NH, which is just 6km (4.2miles) away from Great Island Common. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Jenness Beach, NH and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Great Island Common are The Wall, which is ca 6.8km (4.2miles) away, and Fox Hill, located ca 7.5km (4.7miles) from Great Island Common.

Are there any other gorgeous beaches close by?

There are a few beautiful beaches near to Great Island Common. The closest one is Little Harbor, which is only 0.8km (0.5miles) away from Great Island Common. Another beach near Great Island Common is Wallis Sands State Park, which is ca 2.7km (1.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Great Island Common?

The sea temperature at Great Island Common is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Great Island Common. However, during late winter, temperatures cool down to nearly 3°C (37°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Great Island Common?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Great Island Common: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Great Island Common...

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