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

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

South Woodstock is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 1291 people. The water temperature around South Woodstock has extreme variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 3.5°C (38.2°F) in February up to 21.2°C (70.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph 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 Woodstock 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 Woodstock?

The current water temperature in the month of September near South Woodstock is approximately:
20°C (67°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to South Woodstock. The next good one is Bonnet Shores Point, which is roughly 42.2km (26.9miles) away from South Woodstock. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Bonnet Shores Point and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near South Woodstock are Misquamicut State Beach, which is approximately 43.3km (26.9miles) away, and Dickeys, located approximately 43.3km (26.9miles) from South Woodstock.

Are there beaches close to South Woodstock?

No, there are not too many beaches near to South Woodstock. The next good one is Ellington, which is just 25.5km (15.9miles) away from South Woodstock. Another nice beach near South Woodstock is Coventry, which is 26.7km (16.6miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for South Woodstock?

The water temperature around South Woodstock 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 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around South Woodstock. However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to roughly 3°C (38°F). In this season, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required 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 cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to South Woodstock?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. 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 usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures range from 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish which can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to South Woodstock: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about South Woodstock...

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