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

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

South Nyack is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly small-sized town close to the water with a population of 3510 people. The water temperature around South Nyack varies extremely throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 2.8°C (37°F) in February up to 21.2°C (70.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since South Nyack 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 Nyack?

The current water temperature in the month of January near South Nyack is ca:
5°C (41°F)

Are there surf spots in close proximity to South Nyack?

There are not many surf spots close to South Nyack. A spot that might be worth checking out is 92nd Street, which is about 35km (22.1miles) away from South Nyack. Click here to check out more information on 92nd Street and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near South Nyack are Jones Beach, which is 35.6km (22.1miles) away, and Connecticut Street Jetty, located approximately 36.5km (22.7miles) from South Nyack.

Are there sandy beaches near by?

There are several other beaches in proximity to South Nyack. The nearest one is Demarest Lloyd Beach, which is just 9km (5.6miles) away from South Nyack. Another fun beach near South Nyack is Palisades Park, which is roughly 16.7km (10.4miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is recommended for South Nyack?

The sea temperature around South Nyack is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (70°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended 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 Nyack. However, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to roughly 3°C (37°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to South Nyack?

Due to significant temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during July, August, and September when water temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to South Nyack: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about South Nyack...

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