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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Greenport West, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Greenport West...

Greenport West is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 2124 people. The water temperature around Greenport West changes extremely throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2.3°C (36.1°F) in February up to 21.5°C (70.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Greenport West 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 Greenport West?

The current water temperature in the month of March near Greenport West is ca:
6°C (43°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Greenport West. The closest one is Georgica pond, which is just 13.9km (11.8miles) away from Greenport West. Click here to check out more information on Georgica pond and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Greenport West are Ponquogue- the bowl, which is 18.9km (11.8miles) away, and Outside Ponquogue, located approximately 19.6km (12.2miles) from Greenport West.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are several other beautiful beaches near to Greenport West. The nearest one is Harveys Beach, which is just 11.9km (7.4miles) away from Greenport West. Another gorgeous beach near Greenport West is Old Saybrook, which is approximately 13.4km (8.3miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Greenport West?

The sea temperature around Greenport West is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (71°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 diving . However, during late winter, temperatures come down to approximately 2°C (36°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to Greenport West?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (62-71°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Greenport West: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Greenport West...

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