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

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

Scott is an island in the United States. It is located in the Potomac River island group. The water temperature around Scott has significant variability year round. The temperature ranges from 2°C (35.7°F) in January up to 27°C (80.6°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Scott 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 Scott?

The current water temperature in the month of April near Scott is approximately:
13°C (55°F)

Are there surf spots close to Scott?

There are not too many surf spots close to Scott. A good spot nearby is Naval Jetty, which is just 97km (61.1miles) away from Scott. Click here for more information on Naval Jetty and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Scott are Poverty Beach, which is 98.4km (61.1miles) away, and The Cove, Cape May, located roughly 99km (61.5miles) from Scott.

Are there beaches close by?

Yes, there are several other beautiful beaches close to Scott. The nearest one is Essex, which is only 14.3km (8.9miles) away from Scott. Another nice beach near Scott is Landing Road, which is roughly 18.2km (11.3miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Scott?

The water temperature around Scott is very warm, reaching up to 27°C (81°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most people will be fine without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during December, January, and February, temperatures drop down to approximately 2°C (36°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Scott?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 22 to 27°C (72-81°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to Scott: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Scott...

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