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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Short Beach, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Short Beach...

Short Beach is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Short Beach changes significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 0°C (32.1°F) in February up to 22.3°C (72.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Short Beach 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 Short Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of December at Short Beach is about:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to Short Beach. A good spot nearby is Jetty 4, which is 34km (21.2miles) away from Short Beach. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Jetty 4 and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Short Beach are Cupsogue beach, which is ca 34.2km (21.2miles) away, and Road K, located approximately 34.3km (21.3miles) from Short Beach.

Are there any other gorgeous beaches close by?

There are a few other beautiful beaches in close proximity to Short Beach. The closest one is Short Beach, which is just 0km (0miles) away from Short Beach. Another beach near Short Beach is Short Beach, which is roughly 0km (0miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Short Beach?

The sea temperature at Short Beach is warm, reaching up to 22°C (72°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a light top or a jumpsuit might be required to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be fine without a rashguard or light top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Short Beach. However, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of approximately 0°C (32°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok 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 have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to Short Beach?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 0 to 5°C (32-41°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to Short Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Short Beach...

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