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

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

Kaplan is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite little city close to the water with a population of 4600 people. The water temperature around Kaplan changes significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 15.9°C (60.6°F) in February up to 30.6°C (87°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (74°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Kaplan 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 Kaplan?

The current water temperature in the month of February near Kaplan is about:
16°C (61°F)

Are there surf spots near Kaplan?

Not too many surf spots are located close to Kaplan. A spot, which is not too far away, is Bolivar, which is more than 135.2km (84miles) away from Kaplan. Click here for directions and for more information on Bolivar and its current water temperature. If you don't mind the drive, you can also check out Galveston-Stewart Beach, which is 157.3km (97.7miles) away from Kaplan. Another good surfspot is Galveston-Stewart Beach, located ca 157.3km (97.7miles) from Kaplan.

Are there beaches close to Kaplan?

No, there are not too many beaches close to Kaplan. One beach, which is not too far away, is Holly Beach, which is just 72.2km (44.9miles) away from Kaplan. Another nice beach near Kaplan is Holly Beach, approximately 72.2km (44.9miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Kaplan?

The water temperature around Kaplan is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is usually not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Kaplan. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to nearly 16°C (61°F). During this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Kaplan?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F) during January, February, and March. 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 summer when temperatures range from 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Kaplan: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Kaplan...

Do you know what the the city Ar Ruways in the United Arab Emirates, the city Hamnvik in the Norway, and the city Banjar Sambangan in the Indonesia have in common with Kaplan? Click on the links to find out...