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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Richmond Heights, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Richmond Heights...

Richmond Heights is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 8541 people. The water temperature around Richmond Heights changes moderately throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 23.6°C (74.5°F) in February up to 29.8°C (85.6°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 27°C (80°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Richmond Heights 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 Richmond Heights?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near Richmond Heights is about:
24°C (74°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Richmond Heights. The next good one is South Beach, which is roughly 17.7km (15miles) away from Richmond Heights. Click here for directions and for more information on South Beach and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Richmond Heights are Harbor House, which is approximately 24.1km (15miles) away, and Haulover Inlet North Side, located roughly 24.2km (15miles) from Richmond Heights.

Are there beaches in proximity to Richmond Heights?

There are more nice beaches near to Richmond Heights. The closest one is Key Biscayne, which is 13.5km (8.4miles) away from Richmond Heights. Another fun beach near Richmond Heights is South Beach, which is approximately 18km (11.2miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Richmond Heights?

The sea temperature around Richmond Heights is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to 24°C (74°F). During these months, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be fine without a rashguard or 1mm wetsuit top . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a thin wetsuit or jumpsuit.

How is the diving and fishing near Richmond Heights?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 24 to 29°C (74-83°F) during January, February, and March. Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions change during fall when sea temperatures go up to 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Richmond Heights: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Richmond Heights...

Do you know what the the island Clare in the Republic of Ireland, the city Velipoje in the Albania, and the city Ikast in the Denmark have in common with Richmond Heights? Click on the links to find out...