Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Point Lookout, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Point Lookout...
Point Lookout is a beach in the United States.
The water temperature around Point Lookout varies dramatically during the year.
The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.8°F) in February up to 22.3°C (72.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Point Lookout 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 Point Lookout?
The current water temperature in the month of September at Point Lookout is about:
Are there surf spots near by?
Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to Point Lookout. The closest one is Lido, which is only 1.4km (1.2miles) away from Point Lookout. Click here
for more information on Lido and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Point Lookout are Lido West
, which is roughly 1.9km (1.2miles) away, and Lincoln
, located roughly 3.9km (2.4miles) from Point Lookout.
Are there any other gorgeous beaches in proximity to Point Lookout?
There are more nice beaches in proximity to Point Lookout. The nearest one is Lido Beach
, which is only 2.4km (1.5miles) away from Point Lookout. Another good beach near Point Lookout is Jones Beach
, which is approximately 3.7km (2.3miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is needed for Point Lookout?
The sea temperature at Point Lookout is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some people might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Point Lookout. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures cool down to nearly 3°C (38°F). In this season, 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 cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Point Lookout?
Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Point Lookout: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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