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

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about New Smyrna Inlet...

New Smyrna Inlet is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around New Smyrna Inlet changes extremely throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 17.3°C (63.2°F) in December up to 28.1°C (82.6°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since New Smyrna Inlet 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 Smyrna Inlet?

The current water temperature in the month of July at New Smyrna Inlet is about:
27°C (81°F)

Are there any other surf spots near New Smyrna Inlet?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to New Smyrna Inlet. The nearest one is Ponce Inlet, which is just 1.3km (0.8miles) away from New Smyrna Inlet. Click here to check out more information on Ponce Inlet and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near New Smyrna Inlet is Daytona Beach, which is approximately 8.7km (5.4miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are some gorgeous beaches close to New Smyrna Inlet. The nearest one is Ponce Inlet, which is just 2.9km (1.8miles) away from New Smyrna Inlet. Another beach near New Smyrna Inlet is New Smyrna Beach, which is approximately 2.9km (1.8miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for New Smyrna Inlet?

The water temperature at New Smyrna Inlet is extremely warm, reaching up to 28°C (83°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at New Smyrna Inlet. Nevertheless, during November, December, and January, water temperatures reach lows of approximately 17°C (63°F). During these months, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to New Smyrna Inlet?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F) during November, December, and January. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 23 to 28°C (74-83°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to New Smyrna Inlet: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about New Smyrna Inlet...

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