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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Indian Rocks Beach, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Indian Rocks Beach...

Indian Rocks Beach is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Indian Rocks Beach has significant variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 16.6°C (61.8°F) in January up to 29.9°C (85.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Indian Rocks Beach 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 Indian Rocks Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Indian Rocks Beach is ca:
28°C (82°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are other surf spots in proximity to Indian Rocks Beach. The nearest one is Bellair Beach, which is just 2.1km (1.3miles) away from Indian Rocks Beach. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Bellair Beach and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near Indian Rocks Beach is Sand Key Park, which is ca 4.1km (2.5miles) away.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are several gorgeous beaches near to Indian Rocks Beach. The closest one is Indian Rocks Beach, which is just 0.2km (0.1miles) away from Indian Rocks Beach. Another nice beach near Indian Rocks Beach is Clearwater Beach, which is ca 5.9km (3.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Indian Rocks Beach?

The sea temperature at Indian Rocks Beach is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Indian Rocks Beach. However, during December, January, and February, temperatures come down to 17°C (62°F). During this season, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Indian Rocks Beach?

Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during December, January, and February. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when temperatures go up to 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Indian Rocks Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

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