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

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

Lecanto is a coastal city in the United States. It is a comparatively little city close to the ocean with a population of 5882 people. The water temperature around Lecanto varies dramatically year round. The temperature ranges from 15.7°C (60.2°F) in January up to 31.2°C (88.2°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (77°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Lecanto 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 Lecanto?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Lecanto is about:
29°C (84°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Lecanto. A good spot nearby is Anclote Island, which is just 49.3km (33.7miles) away from Lecanto. Click here for directions and for more information on Anclote Island and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Lecanto are Honeymoon island, which is approximately 54.3km (33.7miles) away, and Clearwater, located ca 63.2km (39.3miles) from Lecanto.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Lecanto. The closest decent beach is Clearwater Beach, which is only 63.9km (39.7miles) away from Lecanto. Another beach near Lecanto is Jones Town Beach, which is approximately 63.9km (39.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Lecanto?

The water temperature around Lecanto is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (88°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during December, January, and February, water temperatures cool down to roughly 16°C (60°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Lecanto?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 16 to 21°C (60-69°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when water temperatures range from 26 to 31°C (79-88°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Lecanto: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Lecanto...

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