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

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

Greenville is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 2326 people. The water temperature around Greenville changes significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 3.5°C (38.2°F) in February up to 21.2°C (70.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Greenville 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 Greenville?

The current water temperature in the month of February near Greenville is approximately:
3°C (38°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Greenville. A good spot nearby is Strathmere, 7th street, which is roughly 64.5km (40.1miles) away from Greenville. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Strathmere, 7th street and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Greenville are Chodes, which is roughly 64.6km (40.1miles) away, and Ocean City-14th 15th St, located 64.8km (40.3miles) from Greenville.

Are there beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches close to Greenville. The closest decent beach is Bowers Beach, which is just 50.8km (31.6miles) away from Greenville. Another nice beach near Greenville is Goat Hill, approximately 53.7km (33.3miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Greenville?

The water temperature around Greenville is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°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 around Greenville. However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to roughly 3°C (38°F). During this time, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Greenville?

Due to relatively large 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 (38-47°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. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Greenville: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Greenville...

Do you know what the the city Neu Kaliss in Germany, the city Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht in Netherlands, and the city Oderzo in Italy have in common with Greenville? Click on the links to find out...