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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Newport Canyon

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Newport Canyon...

Newport Canyon is a geographical landform. The water temperature around Newport Canyon has slight variability year round. The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.3°F) in February up to 19.8°C (67.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Newport Canyon 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 Newport Canyon?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters around Newport Canyon is ca:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Newport Canyon. The closest one is Blackies, which is 2km (1.3miles) away from Newport Canyon. Click here for more information on Blackies and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Newport Canyon are The Wedge, which is roughly 2.1km (1.3miles) away, and 36th street, located ca 2.5km (1.6miles) from Newport Canyon.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are more beautiful beaches in close proximity to Newport Canyon. The nearest one is Surfers Beach, which is only 1.7km (1miles) away from Newport Canyon. Another beautiful beach near Newport Canyon is West Jetty View Park, which is approximately 2.2km (1.3miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Newport Canyon?

The sea temperature at Newport Canyon is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Newport Canyon. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures cool down to roughly 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 3-4mm 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 good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Newport Canyon?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during fall when water temperatures reach 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Newport Canyon: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Newport Canyon...

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