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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Manchester Beach, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Manchester Beach...

Manchester Beach is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Manchester Beach is almost constant throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 10.6°C (51.1°F) in February up to 12.9°C (55.2°F) in the month of December, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is early winter, since Manchester 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 Manchester Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Manchester Beach is approximately:
11°C (52°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Manchester Beach. The nearest one is Point Arena Cove, which is just 3.7km (2.3miles) away from Manchester Beach. Click here for directions and for more information on Point Arena Cove and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Manchester Beach is Big River, which is 23.5km (14.6miles) away.

Are there nice beaches near by?

Yes, there are several beaches near to Manchester Beach. The closest one is Manchester State Park, which is 1.6km (1miles) away from Manchester Beach. Another beach near Manchester Beach is Schooner Gulch State Beach, which is 7.7km (4.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Manchester Beach?

The average water temperature at Manchester Beach is definitely cold, around 12°C (53°F), with only little variations throughout the year. This is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Manchester Beach. That being said, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are January, February, and March. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the winter, especially in the months of November, December, and January.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Manchester Beach?

Diving and fishing conditions are very constant year round. The waters are always cold, reaching temperatures between 8 and 13°C (46-55°F). The following fish can often times be found in waters with these temperatures: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Manchester Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Manchester Beach...

Do you know what the the city Jovim in Portugal, the city Church in United Kingdom, and Philippine Basin have in common with Manchester Beach? Click on the links to find out...