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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near South Brother, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about South Brother...

South Brother is an island in the United States. It is part of the Atlantic Ocean island group. The water temperature around South Brother varies dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 1.7°C (35°F) in February up to 20.1°C (68.2°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since South Brother 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 South Brother?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters near South Brother is about:
2°C (35°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to South Brother. A spot that might be worth checking out is Misquamicut State Beach, which is just 23.1km (14.4miles) away from South Brother. Click here for more information on Misquamicut State Beach and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near South Brother are Dickeys, which is roughly 23.2km (14.4miles) away, and Terrace, located 23.7km (14.7miles) from South Brother.

Are there gorgeous beaches near by?

There are more beaches close to South Brother. The nearest one is Rocky Neck State Park, which is 1.5km (0.9miles) away from South Brother. Another good beach near South Brother is McCooks Beach, which is roughly 2.9km (1.8miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for South Brother?

The sea temperature around South Brother is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required 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 diving around South Brother. Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures cool down to roughly 2°C (35°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people 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 recommended to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near South Brother?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions usually change during fall when temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to South Brother: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about South Brother...

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