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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Isle of Palms Pier, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Isle of Palms Pier...

Isle of Palms Pier is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Isle of Palms Pier changes dramatically year round. The temperature ranges from 12.3°C (54.2°F) in December up to 28.1°C (82.6°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Isle of Palms Pier 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 Isle of Palms Pier?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Isle of Palms Pier is approximately:
23°C (73°F)

Are there any other surf spots near Isle of Palms Pier?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to Isle of Palms Pier. The closest one is Berts Bar, which is only 4km (2.5miles) away from Isle of Palms Pier. Click here for directions and for more information on Berts Bar and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Isle of Palms Pier is The Washout, which is roughly 11.1km (6.9miles) away.

Are there nice beaches near Isle of Palms Pier?

No, there are not too many beaches close to Isle of Palms Pier. A good beach nearby is Folly Beach, which is only 13.1km (8.2miles) away from Isle of Palms Pier. Another beautiful beach near Isle of Palms Pier is Edisto Beach, 38.8km (24.1miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Isle of Palms Pier?

The water temperature at Isle of Palms Pier is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during early winter, sea temperatures cool down to nearly 12°C (54°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Isle of Palms Pier?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 23 to 28°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 Isle of Palms Pier: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Isle of Palms Pier...

Do you know what the the city Combee Settlement in the United States, the city Esperia in the Italy, and the island Amrum in the Germany have in common with Isle of Palms Pier? Click on the links to find out...