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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near St Augustine Beach, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about St Augustine Beach...

St Augustine Beach is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around St Augustine Beach varies significantly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 16.9°C (62.4°F) in January up to 28.8°C (83.8°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 23°C (73°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since St Augustine Beach 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 St Augustine Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of July at St Augustine Beach is approximately:
28°C (82°F)

Are there surf spots close to St Augustine Beach?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to St Augustine Beach. The nearest one is D-Country, which is just 2km (1.3miles) away from St Augustine Beach. Click here for directions and to check out more information on D-Country and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near St Augustine Beach are Blowhole, which is 2.2km (1.3miles) away, and Backyard OG ocean gallery, located ca 2.3km (1.5miles) from St Augustine Beach.

Are there any other nice beaches close by?

Yes, there are several other gorgeous beaches near to St Augustine Beach. The closest one is Butler Beach, which is just 3.2km (2miles) away from St Augustine Beach. Another fun beach near St Augustine Beach is Vilano Beach, which is roughly 6.8km (4.2miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness do I need for St Augustine Beach?

The water temperature at St Augustine Beach is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (84°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a wetsuit is typically not needed for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at St Augustine Beach. However, during winter, temperatures cool down to nearly 17°C (62°F). During this time, 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 very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a 4/3 wetsuit.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to St Augustine Beach?

Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 17 to 22°C (62-71°F) during winter. Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions usually change during August, September, and October when temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (75-84°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to St Augustine Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about St Augustine Beach...

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