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

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

Passaic is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly medium-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 69781 people. The water temperature around Passaic has a large variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2.8°C (37°F) in February up to 21.2°C (70.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Passaic 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 Passaic?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters around Passaic is ca:
12°C (53°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Passaic. A spot that might be worth checking out is 92nd Street, which is just 25.2km (17.3miles) away from Passaic. Click here for directions and for more information on 92nd Street and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Passaic are Jones Beach, which is roughly 27.9km (17.3miles) away, and Connecticut Street Jetty, located roughly 29.4km (18.3miles) from Passaic.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are more beaches close to Passaic. The closest one is Palisades Park, which is 6.9km (4.3miles) away from Passaic. Another nice beach near Passaic is Demarest Lloyd Beach, which is 11.1km (6.9miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Passaic?

The sea temperature around Passaic is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, temperatures come down to approximately 3°C (37°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Passaic?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when water temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Passaic: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Passaic...

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