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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lakeland Highlands, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lakeland Highlands...

Lakeland Highlands is a coastal city in the United States. It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 11056 people. The water temperature around Lakeland Highlands has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 16.6°C (61.8°F) in January up to 30.8°C (87.4°F) in the month of June, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Lakeland Highlands 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 Lakeland Highlands?

The current water temperature in the month of August near Lakeland Highlands is approximately:
29°C (85°F)

Are there surf spots close to Lakeland Highlands?

There are not too many surf spots close to Lakeland Highlands. A good spot nearby is Upham Beach, which is about 51.4km (32.1miles) away from Lakeland Highlands. Click here for directions and for more information on Upham Beach and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Lakeland Highlands are Sunset Beach, which is approximately 51.7km (32.1miles) away, and Clearwater, located 53.6km (33.3miles) from Lakeland Highlands.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Lakeland Highlands. One beach, which is not too far away, is St Pete Beach, which is only 51.2km (31.8miles) away from Lakeland Highlands. Another beautiful beach near Lakeland Highlands is Jones Town Beach, which is ca 51.9km (32.2miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for Lakeland Highlands?

The water temperature around Lakeland Highlands is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures reach lows of roughly 17°C (62°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Lakeland Highlands?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during December, January, and February. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish that like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Lakeland Highlands: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Lakeland Highlands...

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