Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Olney, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Olney...
Olney is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 33844 people.
The water temperature around Olney changes dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 2°C (35.7°F) in January up to 27°C (80.6°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Olney 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 Olney?
The current water temperature in the month of October in the waters near Olney is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not too many surf spots are in close proximity to Olney. The next good one is Naval Jetty, which is almost 110.2km (68.5miles) away from Olney. Click here
for directions and for more information on Naval Jetty and its water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Dewey Beach
, which is approximately 112.1km (69.6miles) away from Olney. Another surfspot is Dewey Beach
, located 112.1km (69.6miles) from Olney.
Are there beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Olney. The next good one is Landing Road
, which is only 17.4km (10.8miles) away from Olney. Another good beach near Olney is Point of Rocks
, 26.6km (16.6miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Olney?
The water temperature around Olney is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top might be required for temperature-senstive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Olney. Nevertheless, during winter, water temperatures reach lows of 2°C (36°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Olney?
Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions normally change during June, July, and August when water temperatures reach 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.
Directions to Olney: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about Olney...
Do you know what the the city Montelarco
in Italy, the city Roz-sur-Couesnon
in France, and the city Edworth
in United Kingdom have in common with Olney? Click on the links to find out...