Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Long Beach, Canada
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Long Beach...
Long Beach is a surf spot in Canada.
The water temperature around Long Beach changes moderately during the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.5°C (45.6°F) in January up to 14.4°C (57.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (51°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Long Beach 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 Long Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of October at Long Beach is about:
Are there any other surf spots located close to Long Beach?
Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Long Beach. The closest one is Chesterman Beach, which is just 1.7km (1.1miles) away from Long Beach. Click here
for more information on Chesterman Beach and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Long Beach is Cox Bay
, which is ca 5.6km (3.5miles) away.
Are there beaches close to Long Beach?
There are not too many beaches near to Long Beach. The next good one is Long Beach
, which is 0.6km (0.4miles) away from Long Beach. Another beach near Long Beach is Qualicum Beach
, roughly 62.5km (38.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Long Beach?
The sea temperature at Long Beach is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (58°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Long Beach. However, during winter, temperatures reach lows of 8°C (46°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the diving and fishing close to Long Beach?
Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 9 to 14°C (49-58°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Long Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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