Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Haverstraw, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Haverstraw...
Haverstraw is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 11910 people.
The water temperature around Haverstraw changes significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 0°C (32.1°F) in February up to 22.3°C (72.1°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 Haverstraw 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 Haverstraw?
The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters close to Haverstraw is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Haverstraw. A spot that might be worth checking out is 92nd Street, which is just 43.2km (27.2miles) away from Haverstraw. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on 92nd Street and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Haverstraw are Jones Beach
, which is 43.8km (27.2miles) away, and Connecticut Street Jetty
, located ca 44.7km (27.8miles) from Haverstraw.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Haverstraw. The closest decent beach is Demarest Lloyd Beach
, which is just 16.6km (10.3miles) away from Haverstraw. Another good beach near Haverstraw is Barretts Pond
, 20km (12.4miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness do I need for Haverstraw?
The water temperature around Haverstraw is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to 0°C (32°F). During this time, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Haverstraw?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures reach 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Haverstraw: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.