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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Kemp Mill, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Kemp Mill...

Kemp Mill is a coastal city in the United States. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 12564 people. The water temperature around Kemp Mill has a large variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 2°C (35.7°F) in January up to 27°C (80.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Kemp Mill 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 Kemp Mill?

The current water temperature in the month of May near Kemp Mill is approximately:
18°C (64°F)

Are there surf spots near Kemp Mill?

Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Kemp Mill. A spot that might be worth checking out is Naval Jetty, which is almost 106.1km (65.9miles) away from Kemp Mill. Click here to check out more information on Naval Jetty and its water temperature. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also try Dewey Beach, which is approximately 107.6km (66.9miles) away from Kemp Mill. Another surfspot is Dewey Beach, located roughly 107.6km (66.9miles) from Kemp Mill.

Are there nice beaches near by?

No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Kemp Mill. A beach that might be worth checking out is Landing Road, which is only 19km (11.8miles) away from Kemp Mill. Another beach near Kemp Mill is Point of Rocks, which is roughly 32.3km (20miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Kemp Mill?

The water temperature around Kemp Mill is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or 1mm top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Kemp Mill. However, during winter, water temperatures reach lows of roughly 2°C (36°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Kemp Mill?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when water temperatures go up to 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Kemp Mill: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Kemp Mill...

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