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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Mill Bay, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Mill Bay...

Mill Bay is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Mill Bay changes moderately during the year. The temperature ranges from 2.7°C (36.8°F) in February up to 10.9°C (51.7°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 7°C (44°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Mill Bay 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 Mill Bay?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Mill Bay is ca:
7°C (44°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Mill Bay. The closest decent spot is Three Mile, which is only 26.7km (16.6miles) away from Mill Bay. Click here for more information on Three Mile and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Mill Bay is Fossil Beach Kodiak, which is ca 27.3km (16.9miles) away.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

Not many beaches are located in proximity to Mill Bay. One that might be worth checking out is Race Point, which is more than 186.7km (115.9miles) away from Mill Bay. If you don't mind the long travel, you can also visit Pacific Ocean, which is ca 190.2km (118.1miles) away from Mill Bay.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Mill Bay?

The sea temperature at Mill Bay is very cold, reaching up to 11°C (52°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 3°C (37°F). During this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Mill Bay?

Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures range from 6 to 11°C (43-52°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Mill Bay: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Mill Bay...

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