Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Marion Center, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Marion Center...
Marion Center is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 1111 people.
The water temperature around Marion Center has extreme variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 1.8°C (35.2°F) in February up to 18.9°C (65.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Marion Center 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 Marion Center?
The current water temperature in the month of February near Marion Center is approximately:
Are there surf spots close to Marion Center?
There are not too many surf spots close to Marion Center. The next good one is Horseneck Beach, which is just 20.6km (18miles) away from Marion Center. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Horseneck Beach and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Marion Center are Rexhame
, which is 29km (18miles) away, and 2nd Beach
, located roughly 29.7km (18.4miles) from Marion Center.
Are there beaches close to Marion Center?
Yes, there are several other nice beaches close to Marion Center. The closest one is Cataumet Harbor
, which is just 6.6km (4.1miles) away from Marion Center. Another beautiful beach near Marion Center is Shaws Cove
, which is 6.8km (4.2miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Marion Center?
The water temperature around Marion Center is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Marion Center. However, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to 2°C (35°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Marion Center?
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 (35-44°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Marion Center: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Marion Center...
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in Denmark, the geo Niger Fan
, and the city Mill Park
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