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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Split, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Split...

Split is an island in the United States. It is one of the islands of the Belcher Islands island group. The water temperature around Split changes significantly year round. 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 Split 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 Split?

The current water temperature in the month of April in the waters around Split is ca:
6°C (43°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Split. The nearest one is Gilgo, which is only 13km (8.2miles) away from Split. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Gilgo and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Split are Robert Moses democrat point, which is 13.2km (8.2miles) away, and Democrat Point Robert Moses, located approximately 13.2km (8.2miles) from Split.

Are there white sand beaches near by?

There are several gorgeous beaches close to Split. The closest one is Cordwood, which is only 12km (7.5miles) away from Split. Another beach near Split is Jones Beach, which is 16.1km (10miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Split?

The sea temperature around Split 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 2-3mm 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 . Nevertheless, during late winter, sea temperatures drop down to approximately 3°C (38°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Split?

Due to significant water temperature changes during 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 are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when sea temperatures go up to 17 to 22°C (62-71°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Split: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Split...

Do you know what the the city Oster-Ohrstedt in Germany, the city Wallingford in United States, and the city Pignataro Maggiore in Italy have in common with Split? Click on the links to find out...