Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Nashawena, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Nashawena...
Nashawena is an island in the United States.
It is located in the Elizabeth Islands island group.
The water temperature around Nashawena has extreme variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 1.5°C (34.7°F) in February up to 19.9°C (67.9°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Nashawena 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 Nashawena?
The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters close to Nashawena is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Nashawena. The next good one is Horseneck Beach, which is about 10.7km (12.4miles) away from Nashawena. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Horseneck Beach and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Nashawena are Sakonnet River Break
, which is 20km (12.4miles) away, and 2nd Beach
, located roughly 20.7km (12.9miles) from Nashawena.
Are there beaches in close proximity to Nashawena?
Yes, there are more nice beaches in proximity to Nashawena. The closest one is Menemsha Beach
, which is just 7.6km (4.7miles) away from Nashawena. Another beautiful beach near Nashawena is Salters Point East
, which is approximately 7.8km (4.8miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Nashawena?
The water temperature around Nashawena is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, temperatures cool down to nearly 1°C (35°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required 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 chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Nashawena?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 1 to 6°C (35-44°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during June, July, and August when sea temperatures reach 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Nashawena: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Nashawena...
Do you know what the the city Beldorf
in Germany, the city Jiguan
in China, and the city Krajan Satu
in Indonesia have in common with Nashawena? Click on the links to find out...