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

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about South Floral Park...

South Floral Park is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly dense town close to the ocean with a population of 1764 people. The water temperature around South Floral Park varies extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.8°F) in February up to 22.3°C (72.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since South Floral Park 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 Floral Park?

The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around South Floral Park is ca:
22°C (72°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to South Floral Park. The closest one is Jones Beach, which is 8.8km (5.7miles) away from South Floral Park. Click here for more information on Jones Beach and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near South Floral Park are Connecticut Street Jetty, which is 9.1km (5.7miles) away, and Lincoln, located ca 9.5km (5.9miles) from South Floral Park.

Are there gorgeous beaches close by?

There are several beautiful beaches in proximity to South Floral Park. The nearest one is Queens Beach Kaloko Beach, which is only 5.1km (3.1miles) away from South Floral Park. Another fun beach near South Floral Park is Queens Surf Beach Park, which is 5.1km (3.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for South Floral Park?

The sea temperature around South Floral Park 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 for most people, but some might even be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, temperatures drop down to nearly 3°C (38°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near South Floral Park?

Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 17 to 22°C (63-72°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.

Directions to South Floral Park: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about South Floral Park...

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