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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 coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 8348 people. The water temperature around Palm Beach varies slightly during the year. 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 shown in the interactive table 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 near Palm Beach?

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

Are there surf spots close by?

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

Are there white sand beaches close to Palm Beach?

There are a few other nice beaches close to Palm Beach. The closest one is Palm Beach, which is just 0km (0miles) away from Palm Beach. Another good beach near Palm Beach is Riviera Beach, which is ca 5km (3.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Palm Beach?

The sea temperature around 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 usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Palm Beach. However, during December, January, and February, sea temperatures reach lows of nearly 24°C (75°F). In this season, a light wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.

How is the diving and fishing close to Palm Beach?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (75-84°F) during December, January, and February. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when 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.

Fun facts about Palm Beach...

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