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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Prince Cove, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Prince Cove...

Prince Cove is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Prince Cove changes moderately throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2.3°C (36.2°F) in March up to 11.5°C (52.6°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 7°C (45°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Prince Cove 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 Prince Cove?

The current water temperature in the month of September at Prince Cove is approximately:
11°C (53°F)

Are there surf spots close to Prince Cove?

Not too many surf spots are located in close proximity to Prince Cove. The next good one is Cherry Hill, which is more than 133.8km (83.1miles) away from Prince Cove. Click here for more information on Cherry Hill and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also check out Popham-Read, which is approximately 161.2km (100.1miles) away from Prince Cove. Another fun surfspot is Popham-Read, located roughly 161.2km (100.1miles) from Prince Cove.

Are there any other beaches near by?

No, there are not too many beaches in proximity to Prince Cove. The next good one is Grays Beach, which is just 28.2km (17.5miles) away from Prince Cove. Another gorgeous beach near Prince Cove is Lincolnville Beach, approximately 108.3km (67.2miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Prince Cove?

The water temperature at Prince Cove is pretty cold, reaching up to 11°C (53°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Prince Cove. However, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures cool down to 2°C (36°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Prince Cove?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during August, September, and October when temperatures go up to 6 to 11°C (44-53°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Prince Cove: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Prince Cove...

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