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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sandy Hook The Cove, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Sandy Hook The Cove...

Sandy Hook The Cove is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Sandy Hook The Cove changes extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 2.8°C (37°F) in February up to 21.2°C (70.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Sandy Hook The 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 Sandy Hook The Cove?

The current water temperature in the month of August at Sandy Hook The Cove is about:
21°C (70°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Sandy Hook The Cove. The nearest one is Sands, which is 3.2km (2miles) away from Sandy Hook The Cove. Click here for more information on Sands and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Sandy Hook The Cove is Ocean Lane, Deal, which is roughly 11.3km (7miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches near by?

Yes, there are a few gorgeous beaches in close proximity to Sandy Hook The Cove. The nearest one is Sandy Hook Highlands, which is only 1.8km (1.1miles) away from Sandy Hook The Cove. Another beach near Sandy Hook The Cove is Sea Bright, which is roughly 3.9km (2.4miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Sandy Hook The Cove?

The water temperature at Sandy Hook The Cove is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Sandy Hook The Cove. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to 3°C (37°F). During this time, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Sandy Hook The Cove?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Sandy Hook The Cove: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Sandy Hook The Cove...

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