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

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

Homosassa is a coastal city in the United States. It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 2578 people. The water temperature around Homosassa changes extremely throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 15.7°C (60.2°F) in January up to 31.2°C (88.2°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Homosassa 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 Homosassa?

The current water temperature in the month of July near Homosassa is about:
31°C (88°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Homosassa. The next good one is Anclote Island, which is roughly 41.9km (29.3miles) away from Homosassa. Click here to check out more information on Anclote Island and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Homosassa are Honeymoon island, which is roughly 47.2km (29.3miles) away, and Clearwater, located roughly 56.4km (35miles) from Homosassa.

Are there beautiful beaches close to Homosassa?

No, there are not too many beaches near to Homosassa. The next good one is Clearwater Beach, which is 57km (35.4miles) away from Homosassa. Another good beach near Homosassa is Jones Town Beach, ca 57.3km (35.6miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Homosassa?

The water temperature around Homosassa is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (88°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Homosassa. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures drop down to 16°C (60°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Homosassa?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during June, July, and August when temperatures reach 26 to 31°C (79-88°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Homosassa: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Homosassa...

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