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

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

Newtown is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2248 people. The water temperature around Newtown changes significantly throughout the year. 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 Newtown 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 Newtown?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters near Newtown is about:
14°C (57°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Newtown. A spot that might be worth checking out is Manasquan Inlet, which is just 48.6km (30.2miles) away from Newtown. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Manasquan Inlet and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Newtown are Bay Head, which is approximately 48.6km (30.2miles) away, and Belmar-16 th Street, located 48.8km (30.3miles) from Newtown.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are not many beaches in close proximity to Newtown. A good beach nearby is Goat Hill, which is just 8.6km (5.3miles) away from Newtown. Another good beach near Newtown is Clark Beach, 43km (26.7miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Newtown?

The sea temperature around Newtown 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 top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Newtown. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures reach lows of nearly 0°C (32°F). During this time, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Newtown?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit 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 can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Newtown: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Newtown...

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