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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mays Landing, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mays Landing...

Mays Landing is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2135 people. The water temperature around Mays Landing varies dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.7°F) in February up to 23°C (73.4°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Mays Landing 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 Mays Landing?

The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near Mays Landing is about:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Mays Landing. The closest one is Waverly, which is 14.5km (9.2miles) away from Mays Landing. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Waverly and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Mays Landing are North St , which is approximately 14.8km (9.2miles) away, and Ocean City-14th 15th St, located approximately 14.9km (9.2miles) from Mays Landing.

Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to Mays Landing?

There are more nice beaches in close proximity to Mays Landing. The closest one is Upper Township Petersburg, which is just 13.7km (8.5miles) away from Mays Landing. Another fun beach near Mays Landing is Longport, which is ca 14.4km (9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Mays Landing?

The sea temperature around Mays Landing is warm, reaching up to 23°C (73°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Mays Landing. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to 3°C (38°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Mays Landing?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 18 to 23°C (64-73°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Mays Landing: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Mays Landing...

Do you know what the the city Berkley in the United States, the city Lanquetot in the France, and Gulf of Aqaba have in common with Mays Landing? Click on the links to find out...