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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Port Wentworth, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Port Wentworth...

Port Wentworth is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 5359 people. The water temperature around Port Wentworth has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 11.5°C (52.7°F) in January up to 29.4°C (84.9°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Port Wentworth 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 Port Wentworth?

The current water temperature in the month of February near Port Wentworth is approximately:
12°C (54°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Port Wentworth. A good spot nearby is Tybee pier, which is 21.5km (35miles) away from Port Wentworth. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Tybee pier and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Port Wentworth are Edisto Beach, which is 56.3km (35miles) away, and Sea Island, located approximately 68km (42.3miles) from Port Wentworth.

Are there beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Port Wentworth. A beach that might be worth checking out is Tybee Island, which is only 21.3km (13.2miles) away from Port Wentworth. Another nice beach near Port Wentworth is Hilton Head Island, which is roughly 24.4km (15.2miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Port Wentworth?

The water temperature around Port Wentworth is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Port Wentworth. However, during winter, temperatures come down to nearly 11°C (53°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Port Wentworth?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (53-62°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during June, July, and August when temperatures range from 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Port Wentworth: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Port Wentworth...

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