Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Jeffreys Bank
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Jeffreys Bank...
Jeffreys Bank is a geographical landform.
The water temperature around Jeffreys Bank varies significantly throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 2.2°C (36°F) in March up to 16.4°C (61.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (48°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Jeffreys Bank 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 Jeffreys Bank?
The current water temperature in the month of March near Jeffreys Bank is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Jeffreys Bank?
There are not too many surf spots close to Jeffreys Bank. A good spot nearby is Popham-Read, which is roughly 57.5km (48.1miles) away from Jeffreys Bank. Click here
to check out more information on Popham-Read and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Jeffreys Bank are Higgins Beach
, which is roughly 77.5km (48.1miles) away, and Kennebunk beach
, located approximately 86.7km (53.8miles) from Jeffreys Bank.
Are there beaches close by?
No, there are not too many beaches close to Jeffreys Bank. The next good one is Reid State Park
, which is only 56.4km (35miles) away from Jeffreys Bank. Another fun beach near Jeffreys Bank is Lincolnville Beach
, which is approximately 63.5km (39.4miles) away.
What wetsuit do I need for Jeffreys Bank?
The water temperature at Jeffreys Bank is relatively cold, reaching up to 16°C (62°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to roughly 2°C (36°F). During this time, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Jeffreys Bank?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 11 to 16°C (53-62°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Jeffreys Bank: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.