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

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

Lincoln is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Lincoln varies dramatically throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.8°F) in February up to 22.3°C (72.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Lincoln 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 at Lincoln?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Lincoln is about:
11°C (52°F)

Are there any other surf spots located close to Lincoln?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Lincoln. The nearest one is Lido West, which is only 1.9km (1.2miles) away from Lincoln. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Lido West and its current water temperature. Another surfspot near Lincoln is Connecticut Street Jetty, which is 2.4km (1.5miles) away.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are some gorgeous beaches in proximity to Lincoln. The closest one is Lido Beach, which is just 1.5km (1miles) away from Lincoln. Another good beach near Lincoln is Long Sands Beach, which is roughly 3km (1.9miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Lincoln?

The sea temperature at Lincoln is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Lincoln. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 3°C (38°F). During this time, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to Lincoln?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures range from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Lincoln: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Lincoln...

Do you know what the the city Lewolen in Indonesia, the city Newton-le-Willows in United Kingdom, and the city Mikrokampos in Greece have in common with Lincoln? Click on the links to find out...