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

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

Phillips Beach is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Phillips Beach varies extremely during the year. The temperature ranges from 3°C (37.3°F) in March up to 18.4°C (65.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Phillips 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 Phillips Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of February at Phillips Beach is ca:
3°C (38°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Phillips Beach. The nearest one is Deveraux Beach, which is only 2.2km (7miles) away from Phillips Beach. Click here to check out more information on Deveraux Beach and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Phillips Beach are allerton point, which is approximately 11.3km (7miles) away, and Nantasket Beach, located ca 14km (8.7miles) from Phillips Beach.

Are there any other white sand beaches close by?

There are other gorgeous beaches close to Phillips Beach. The nearest one is Eismans Beach, which is just 1km (0.6miles) away from Phillips Beach. Another fun beach near Phillips Beach is Swampscott, which is ca 1.6km (1miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Phillips Beach?

The sea temperature at Phillips Beach is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (65°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Phillips Beach. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, water temperatures come down to roughly 3°C (37°F). During this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Phillips Beach?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures range from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Phillips Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Phillips Beach...

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