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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Palm Bay, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Palm Bay...

Palm Bay is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite mid-size city close to the ocean with a population of 103190 people. The water temperature around Palm Bay varies dramatically year round. The temperature ranges from 18.4°C (65.1°F) in February up to 28.5°C (83.3°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 24°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Palm Bay 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 Palm Bay?

The current water temperature in the month of March near Palm Bay is about:
21°C (69°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Palm Bay. The nearest one is Spessard holland, which is just 2.7km (2.6miles) away from Palm Bay. Click here for directions and for more information on Spessard holland and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Palm Bay are Boardwalk, which is 4.2km (2.6miles) away, and Canova Beach, located approximately 7.2km (4.5miles) from Palm Bay.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are a few other beaches near to Palm Bay. The closest one is Waialea, which is 2.8km (1.7miles) away from Palm Bay. Another fun beach near Palm Bay is Melbourne Beach, which is approximately 2.9km (1.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Palm Bay?

The sea temperature around Palm Bay is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (83°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to roughly 18°C (65°F). During this time, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top. For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Palm Bay?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 18 to 23°C (65-74°F) during January, February, and March. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during August, September, and October when temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (74-83°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Palm Bay: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Palm Bay...

Do you know what the the city Bolbaite in Spain, the city Juzhen in China, and the city Hoogland in Netherlands have in common with Palm Bay? Click on the links to find out...