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

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

Linthicum is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 10324 people. The water temperature around Linthicum changes significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2°C (35.7°F) in January up to 27°C (80.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Linthicum 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 Linthicum?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Linthicum is approximately:
23°C (74°F)

Are there surf spots close to Linthicum?

There are not too many surf spots close to Linthicum. The next good one is Naval Jetty, which is just 89.9km (56.8miles) away from Linthicum. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Naval Jetty and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Linthicum are Rehoboth-Main, which is approximately 91.4km (56.8miles) away, and Dewey Beach, located approximately 92.2km (57.3miles) from Linthicum.

Are there beaches near Linthicum?

Yes, there are some other nice beaches close to Linthicum. The closest one is Landing Road, which is just 5.7km (3.5miles) away from Linthicum. Another gorgeous beach near Linthicum is Essex, which is roughly 11.9km (7.4miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Linthicum?

The water temperature around Linthicum is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or thin top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Linthicum. Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 2°C (36°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Linthicum?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when water temperatures go up to 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Linthicum: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Linthicum...

Do you know what the the island Bogoslof Island in the United States, the city Tineo in the Spain, and the city Veternigo in the Italy have in common with Linthicum? Click on the links to find out...