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

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

Savannah is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly medium-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 136286 people. The water temperature around Savannah has a large variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 11.5°C (52.7°F) in January up to 29.4°C (84.9°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Savannah 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 Savannah?

The current water temperature in the month of July near Savannah is ca:
29°C (85°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Savannah. A spot that might be worth checking out is Tybee pier, which is 16.2km (34.3miles) away from Savannah. Click here to check out more information on Tybee pier and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Savannah are Edisto Beach, which is ca 55.3km (34.3miles) away, and Sea Island, located roughly 64.3km (39.9miles) from Savannah.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are not too many beaches in close proximity to Savannah. A beach that might be worth checking out is Tybee Island, which is only 16km (9.9miles) away from Savannah. Another fun beach near Savannah is Hilton Head Island, 22.3km (13.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Savannah?

The sea temperature around Savannah is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is normaly not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Savannah. Nevertheless, during winter, temperatures drop down to approximately 11°C (53°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Savannah?

Due to significant temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (53-62°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures go up to 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Savannah: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Savannah...

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