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

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

Lake Shore is a coastal city in the United States. It is a comparatively little coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 19477 people. The water temperature around Lake Shore has slight variability year round. The temperature ranges from 9.3°C (48.7°F) in February up to 14.6°C (58.3°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Lake Shore 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 Shore?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters close to Lake Shore is approximately:
15°C (58°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Lake Shore. A good spot nearby is Naval Jetty, which is roughly 79.2km (50miles) away from Lake Shore. Click here for directions and for more information on Naval Jetty and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Lake Shore are Rehoboth-Main, which is ca 80.6km (50miles) away, and Dewey Beach, located roughly 81.3km (50.5miles) from Lake Shore.

Are there nice beaches close by?

Yes, there are a few beautiful beaches near to Lake Shore. The closest one is Essex, which is only 14km (8.7miles) away from Lake Shore. Another beach near Lake Shore is Landing Road, which is roughly 16.6km (10.3miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Lake Shore?

The water temperature around Lake Shore is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (58°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Lake Shore. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to nearly 9°C (49°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Lake Shore?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 9 to 14°C (49-58°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during fall when sea temperatures go up to 10 to 15°C (49-58°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Lake Shore: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Lake Shore...

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