Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Lucedale, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Lucedale...
Lucedale is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the water with a population of 2923 people.
The water temperature around Lucedale changes extremely during the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.2°C (57.6°F) in February up to 29.6°C (85.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Lucedale 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 Lucedale?
The current water temperature in the month of June near Lucedale is approximately:
Are there surf spots near Lucedale?
There are not too many surf spots close to Lucedale. A spot that might be worth checking out is Chandeleur Islands, which is just 75.9km (58.9miles) away from Lucedale. Click here
for more information on Chandeleur Islands and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Lucedale are The Cross Pensacola Beach
, which is 94.8km (58.9miles) away, and Pensacola Beach Pier
, located ca 95.7km (59.4miles) from Lucedale.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in close proximity to Lucedale. The closest decent beach is Ocean Springs
, which is 38.2km (23.7miles) away from Lucedale. Another gorgeous beach near Lucedale is Pascagoula
, approximately 38.7km (24miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Lucedale?
The water temperature around Lucedale is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (85°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to roughly 14°C (58°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Lucedale?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when water temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (76-85°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Lucedale: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Lucedale...
Do you know what the Ardasier Bank
in Italy, and the city Ayotupas
in Indonesia have in common with Lucedale? Click on the links to find out...