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

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

Piscataway is a coastal city in the United States. It is a rather medium-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 56044 people. The water temperature around Piscataway varies extremely during 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 Piscataway 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 Piscataway?

The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters around Piscataway is ca:
4°C (39°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Piscataway. The closest decent spot is Sandy Hook The Cove, which is about 22.8km (15miles) away from Piscataway. Click here to check out more information on Sandy Hook The Cove and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Piscataway are Sands, which is roughly 24.1km (15miles) away, and Ocean Lane, Deal, located approximately 27.4km (17miles) from Piscataway.

Are there sandy beaches in proximity to Piscataway?

There are more beautiful beaches in proximity to Piscataway. The nearest one is Clark Beach, which is just 12.9km (8miles) away from Piscataway. Another good beach near Piscataway is Crescent Beach, which is roughly 13.6km (8.4miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Piscataway?

The sea temperature around Piscataway 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 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to roughly 3°C (37°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than 20 minutes, 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 recommended to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Piscataway?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Piscataway: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Piscataway...

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