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

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

Samson is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly dense city close to the water with a population of 1940 people. The water temperature around Samson changes dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 15.3°C (59.6°F) in March up to 29.4°C (84.9°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Samson 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 Samson?

The current water temperature in the month of March near Samson is about:
15°C (60°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Samson?

There are not many surf spots close to Samson. A spot that might be worth checking out is Destin, which is roughly 55.3km (37miles) away from Samson. Click here for directions and for more information on Destin and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near Samson are Okaloosa Pier, which is roughly 59.6km (37miles) away, and Fort Walton Pier, located approximately 59.7km (37.1miles) from Samson.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are not too many beaches in close proximity to Samson. The closest decent beach is Santa Rosa Beach, which is only 50.7km (31.5miles) away from Samson. Another beach near Samson is Miramar Beach, ca 54.3km (33.7miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Samson?

The sea temperature around Samson is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is normaly not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, sea temperatures come down to nearly 15°C (60°F). During this time, a 4/3 wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Samson?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (60-69°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish which can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Samson: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Samson...

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