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

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about South Sunken Meadow...

South Sunken Meadow is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around South Sunken Meadow has significant variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 0.9°C (33.7°F) in February up to 20°C (68°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since South Sunken Meadow 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 at South Sunken Meadow?

The current water temperature in the month of December at South Sunken Meadow is approximately:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to South Sunken Meadow. The nearest one is Marconi Beach, which is just 3km (2miles) away from South Sunken Meadow. Click here for directions and for more information on Marconi Beach and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near South Sunken Meadow are Coast Guard beach, which is roughly 3.2km (2miles) away, and Whitecrest Beach, located ca 4.6km (2.9miles) from South Sunken Meadow.

Are there any other beaches close by?

Yes, there are more gorgeous beaches near to South Sunken Meadow. The closest one is Thumpertown, which is 1.8km (1.1miles) away from South Sunken Meadow. Another beautiful beach near South Sunken Meadow is Nauset Light Beach, which is roughly 2.3km (1.4miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for South Sunken Meadow?

The water temperature at South Sunken Meadow is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be required to be in the water for several hours, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at South Sunken Meadow. Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures come down to 1°C (34°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 ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near South Sunken Meadow?

Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 1 to 6°C (34-43°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 sea temperatures go up to 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to South Sunken Meadow: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about South Sunken Meadow...

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