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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Polk City, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Polk City...

Polk City is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite little city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1562 people. The water temperature around Polk City varies dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 16.6°C (61.8°F) in January up to 30.8°C (87.4°F) in the month of June, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 25°C (76°F) and the best time for water activities is early summer, since Polk City 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 Polk City?

The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters near Polk City is about:
21°C (69°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Polk City. A spot that might be worth checking out is Anclote Island, which is 61km (38miles) away from Polk City. Click here for more information on Anclote Island and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Polk City are Honeymoon island, which is roughly 61.2km (38miles) away, and Clearwater, located 62.7km (39miles) from Polk City.

Are there beaches near by?

No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Polk City. A beach that might be worth checking out is Jones Town Beach, which is only 61.4km (38.1miles) away from Polk City. Another gorgeous beach near Polk City is Clearwater Beach, which is roughly 62.8km (39miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Polk City?

The water temperature around Polk City is extremely warm, reaching up to 31°C (87°F) in the months of May, June, and Jul. During this time, in the early summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during winter, sea temperatures reach lows of roughly 17°C (62°F). During this time, 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 very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Polk City?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during May, June, and Jul when temperatures range from 26 to 31°C (78-87°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Polk City: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Polk City...

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