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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Newmarket, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Newmarket...

Newmarket is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 5297 people. The water temperature around Newmarket varies dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 2.6°C (36.7°F) in February up to 17.2°C (62.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Newmarket 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 Newmarket?

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

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Newmarket. The nearest one is Jenness Beach, NH, which is only 11.1km (7.1miles) away from Newmarket. Click here for more information on Jenness Beach, NH and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Newmarket are The Wall, which is 11.5km (7.1miles) away, and Fox Hill, located roughly 11.8km (7.3miles) from Newmarket.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are more beaches in proximity to Newmarket. The nearest one is Little Harbor, which is 10.9km (6.8miles) away from Newmarket. Another good beach near Newmarket is Wallis Sands State Park, which is 11km (6.8miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Newmarket?

The sea temperature around Newmarket is relatively cold, reaching up to 17°C (63°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Newmarket. However, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of approximately 3°C (37°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 ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods 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 diving and fishing near Newmarket?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 12 to 17°C (54-63°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Newmarket: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Newmarket...

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