Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Pike Creek, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Pike Creek...
Pike Creek is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 7898 people.
The water temperature around Pike Creek varies significantly year round.
The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.7°F) in January up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Pike Creek 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 Pike Creek?
The current water temperature in the month of July near Pike Creek is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Pike Creek. A spot, which is not too far away, is Chodes, which is just 67.1km (41.7miles) away from Pike Creek. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Chodes and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Pike Creek are Strathmere, 7th street
, which is ca 67.1km (41.7miles) away, and Ocean City-14th 15th St
, located roughly 68km (42.3miles) from Pike Creek.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Pike Creek. The closest decent beach is Bowers Beach
, which is just 49.1km (30.5miles) away from Pike Creek. Another good beach near Pike Creek is Essex
, which is roughly 50.5km (31.4miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Pike Creek?
The water temperature around Pike Creek is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 1mm top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or thin top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Pike Creek. However, during winter, water temperatures cool down to nearly 3°C (38°F). During this time, 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 periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Pike Creek?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Pike Creek: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Pike Creek...
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in Indonesia, the city Margorejo
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