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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near New Fairfield, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about New Fairfield...

New Fairfield is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around New Fairfield changes extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 0°C (32.1°F) in February up to 22.3°C (72.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since New Fairfield 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 New Fairfield?

The current water temperature in the month of December at New Fairfield is about:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near New Fairfield?

There are not too many surf spots close to New Fairfield. A spot, which is not too far away, is Gilgo, which is roughly 58.9km (36.8miles) away from New Fairfield. Click here for more information on Gilgo and its water temperature. Other surfspots near New Fairfield are Robert Moses democrat point, which is approximately 59.2km (36.8miles) away, and Democrat Point Robert Moses, located ca 59.2km (36.8miles) from New Fairfield.

Are there any other beautiful beaches near by?

Yes, there are some other gorgeous beaches near to New Fairfield. The nearest one is New Fairfield Town Park, which is only 2km (1.2miles) away from New Fairfield. Another gorgeous beach near New Fairfield is Barretts Pond, which is 13.4km (8.3miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for New Fairfield?

The water temperature at New Fairfield is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at New Fairfield. However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures drop down to roughly 0°C (32°F). During this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to New Fairfield?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to New Fairfield: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about New Fairfield...

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