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

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

Palm Beach is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Palm Beach varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 24°C (75.2°F) in January up to 29.7°C (85.4°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Palm Beach 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 at Palm Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of December at Palm Beach is about:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Palm Beach?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Palm Beach. The closest one is Reef Road, which is just 4km (4miles) away from Palm Beach. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Reef Road and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Palm Beach are Lake Worth Pier, which is roughly 6.5km (4miles) away, and Boynton-tortuga beach, located approximately 11.1km (6.9miles) from Palm Beach.

Are there any other gorgeous beaches close by?

There are some other beautiful beaches near to Palm Beach. The closest one is Riviera Beach, which is just 5km (3.1miles) away from Palm Beach. Another beautiful beach near Palm Beach is Palm Beach Shores, which is roughly 5km (3.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Palm Beach?

The sea temperature at Palm Beach is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (85°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Palm Beach. Nevertheless, during winter, sea temperatures come down to 24°C (75°F). During these months, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Palm Beach?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F) during winter. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions change during summer when water temperatures go up to 25 to 30°C (76-85°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Palm Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Palm Beach...

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