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

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

Guilford is a coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 22498 people. The water temperature around Guilford varies extremely during the year. The temperature ranges from 0.6°C (33.2°F) in February up to 22.1°C (71.8°F) in the month of September, 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 early fall, since Guilford 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 Guilford?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around Guilford is ca:
22°C (72°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Guilford. The next good one is Ponquogue- the bowl, which is roughly 32.8km (20.3miles) away from Guilford. Click here to check out more information on Ponquogue- the bowl and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Guilford are Road K, which is roughly 32.8km (20.3miles) away, and Outside Ponquogue, located ca 33.3km (20.7miles) from Guilford.

Are there white sand beaches located close to Guilford?

There are a few nice beaches near to Guilford. The nearest one is Guilford, which is just 0.4km (0.2miles) away from Guilford. Another good beach near Guilford is Jacobs Beach, which is roughly 1.6km (1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Guilford?

The sea temperature around Guilford is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a thin wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 1°C (33°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly 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 Guilford?

Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 1 to 6°C (33-42°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during August, September, and October when water temperatures reach 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish which can often be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Guilford: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Guilford...

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