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

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

Poydras is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 2351 people. The water temperature around Poydras varies significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 10.4°C (50.6°F) in January up to 29.8°C (85.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (70°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Poydras 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 Poydras?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Poydras is approximately:
23°C (73°F)

Are there surf spots close to Poydras?

There are not too many surf spots close to Poydras. The closest decent spot is Fourchon, which is 57.7km (39.2miles) away from Poydras. Click here to check out more information on Fourchon and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Poydras are Chandeleur Islands, which is ca 63.2km (39.2miles) away, and The Cross Pensacola Beach, located ca 165.9km (103.1miles) from Poydras.

Are there beaches close by?

Yes, there are some beautiful beaches in close proximity to Poydras. The nearest one is Shell Beach, which is only 12.6km (7.8miles) away from Poydras. Another fun beach near Poydras is Shell Beach, which is 12.6km (7.8miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Poydras?

The water temperature around Poydras is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°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 diving around Poydras. However, during winter, temperatures cool down to 10°C (51°F). During this time, a 5/4 wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Poydras?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (51-60°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during June, July, and August when temperatures range from 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Poydras: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Poydras...

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