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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ridley Park, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ridley Park...

Ridley Park is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 7002 people. The water temperature around Ridley Park varies significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.7°F) in January up to 25°C (77°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Ridley Park 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 Ridley Park?

The current water temperature in the month of January near Ridley Park is approximately:
3°C (38°F)

Are there surf spots close to Ridley Park?

There are not too many surf spots close to Ridley Park. The closest decent spot is Waverly, which is roughly 58km (36miles) away from Ridley Park. Click here for directions and for more information on Waverly and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Ridley Park are Ocean City-14th 15th St, which is 58km (36miles) away, and Ocean City-8th Street, located approximately 58.2km (36.2miles) from Ridley Park.

Are there nice beaches near Ridley Park?

No, there are not too many beaches near to Ridley Park. The next good one is Goat Hill, which is only 39.1km (24.3miles) away from Ridley Park. Another beach near Ridley Park is Upper Township Petersburg, which is ca 53.9km (33.5miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Ridley Park?

The water temperature around Ridley Park is warm, reaching up to 25°C (77°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a thin wetsuit top or a jumpsuit might be required for temperature-senstive people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Ridley Park. However, during December, January, and February, temperatures come down to nearly 3°C (38°F). During this time, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, 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 better to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Ridley Park?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during December, January, and February. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when sea temperatures range from 20 to 25°C (68-77°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Ridley Park: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Ridley Park...

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