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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lake Barcroft, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lake Barcroft...

Lake Barcroft is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite dense city close to the ocean with a population of 9558 people. The water temperature around Lake Barcroft has extreme variability year round. The temperature ranges from 1.5°C (34.7°F) in January up to 25.4°C (77.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (58°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Lake Barcroft 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 Lake Barcroft?

The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters near Lake Barcroft is about:
25°C (78°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Not many surf spots are close to Lake Barcroft. A spot, which is not too far away, is Naval Jetty, which is 111.9km (69.5miles) away from Lake Barcroft. Click here to check out more information on Naval Jetty and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Dewey Beach, which is roughly 112.9km (70.1miles) away from Lake Barcroft. Another good surfspot is Dewey Beach, located ca 112.9km (70.1miles) from Lake Barcroft.

Are there beaches located close to Lake Barcroft?

There are not many beaches near to Lake Barcroft. One beach, which is not too far away, is Landing Road, which is 33.7km (20.9miles) away from Lake Barcroft. Another beautiful beach near Lake Barcroft is North Beach, which is roughly 35.1km (21.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Lake Barcroft?

The sea temperature around Lake Barcroft is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Lake Barcroft. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures drop down to nearly 1°C (35°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 amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Lake Barcroft?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 1 to 6°C (35-44°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Lake Barcroft: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Lake Barcroft...

Do you know what the the city Acquaviva delle Fonti in Italy, the city Oltre Brenta in Italy, and the city Carros in France have in common with Lake Barcroft? Click on the links to find out...