Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Slocomb, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Slocomb...
Slocomb is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a fairly dense town close to the water with a population of 1980 people.
The water temperature around Slocomb varies extremely throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 14.7°C (58.4°F) in February up to 29.7°C (85.5°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 22°C (72°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Slocomb 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 Slocomb?
The current water temperature in the month of January near Slocomb is ca:
Are there surf spots located close to Slocomb?
There are not many surf spots close to Slocomb. The closest decent spot is St Andrews State Park, which is roughly 68.4km (42.5miles) away from Slocomb. Click here
for more information on St Andrews State Park and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Slocomb are The PassAmazons
, which is approximately 68.4km (42.5miles) away, and Destin
, located 70.6km (43.9miles) from Slocomb.
Are there gorgeous beaches close to Slocomb?
There are not too many beaches near to Slocomb. The next good one is Santa Rosa Beach
, which is only 62.1km (38.5miles) away from Slocomb. Another beautiful beach near Slocomb is Grayton Beach
, which is approximately 63.7km (39.5miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit do I need for Slocomb?
The sea temperature around Slocomb is extremely warm, reaching up to 30°C (86°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a wetsuit is usually not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures reach lows of roughly 15°C (58°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy 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 Slocomb?
Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 15 to 20°C (58-67°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures reach 25 to 30°C (77-86°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.
Directions to Slocomb: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Slocomb...
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