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

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

South Huntington is a coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 9422 people. The water temperature around South Huntington changes significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 3.2°C (37.8°F) in February up to 21.6°C (70.9°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since South Huntington 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 Huntington?

The current water temperature in the month of September in the waters around South Huntington is ca:
20°C (67°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in close proximity to South Huntington. The closest one is Gilgo, which is only 14.3km (9.2miles) away from South Huntington. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Gilgo and its water temperature. Other surfspots near South Huntington are Robert Moses democrat point, which is roughly 14.9km (9.2miles) away, and Democrat Point Robert Moses, located approximately 14.9km (9.2miles) from South Huntington.

Are there white sand beaches in proximity to South Huntington?

There are other nice beaches close to South Huntington. The closest one is Cordwood, which is just 12.5km (7.8miles) away from South Huntington. Another beach near South Huntington is Jones Beach, which is 16.9km (10.5miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for South Huntington?

The sea temperature around South Huntington is relatively cold, reaching up to 22°C (71°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around South Huntington. Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to 3°C (38°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some people might even be fine with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near South Huntington?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (38-47°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during summer when water temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to South Huntington: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about South Huntington...

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