Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Longwood, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Longwood...
Longwood is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 13657 people.
The water temperature around Longwood has a large variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 17.3°C (63.1°F) in February up to 28.2°C (82.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Longwood 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 Longwood?
The current water temperature in the month of May near Longwood is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Longwood?
There are not too many surf spots close to Longwood. A spot that might be worth checking out is Bethune, which is just 34.7km (22.4miles) away from Longwood. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Bethune and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Longwood are New Smyrna Inlet
, which is ca 36.1km (22.4miles) away, and Ponce Inlet
, located 36.3km (22.6miles) from Longwood.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Longwood. The closest decent beach is New Smyrna Beach
, which is just 33.4km (20.7miles) away from Longwood. Another nice beach near Longwood is Howes Street
, roughly 36.3km (22.6miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Longwood?
The water temperature around Longwood is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Longwood. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of nearly 17°C (63°F). During these months, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Longwood?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during fall when water temperatures reach 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Longwood: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Longwood...
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