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

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

Hess is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Hess varies dramatically throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 18.4°C (65.1°F) in February up to 28.6°C (83.5°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Hess 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 Hess?

The current water temperature in the month of September at Hess is about:
29°C (83°F)

Are there any other surf spots located close to Hess?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Hess. The closest one is Satellite Beach, which is only 1km (0.6miles) away from Hess. Click here for more information on Satellite Beach and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Hess is Buccaneer, which is ca 1.4km (0.9miles) away.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are several other beautiful beaches close to Hess. The nearest one is Indian Harbour Beach, which is only 0.7km (0.4miles) away from Hess. Another good beach near Hess is Satellite Beach, which is roughly 1.3km (0.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Hess?

The sea temperature at Hess is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (83°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during late winter, temperatures drop down to nearly 18°C (65°F). In this season, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Hess?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (74-83°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Hess: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Hess...

Do you know what the the city Lindenhurst in the United States, the city Bluefields in the Jamaica, and the city Arno in the Sweden have in common with Hess? Click on the links to find out...