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

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

St George Island Beach is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around St George Island Beach has significant variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 2.1°C (35.8°F) in February up to 25.4°C (77.8°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (58°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since St George Island 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 George Island Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of April at St George Island Beach is about:
10°C (51°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not many surf spots in proximity to St George Island Beach. The closest decent spot is Assateague, which is 72.8km (47.4miles) away from St George Island Beach. Click here to check out more information on Assateague and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near St George Island Beach are Wedge, which is ca 76.3km (47.4miles) away, and 48th Street Ocean City, located roughly 78.7km (48.9miles) from St George Island Beach.

Are there any other beaches close by?

There are a few beautiful beaches in close proximity to St George Island Beach. The nearest one is Marshalls Beach, which is just 13.4km (8.3miles) away from St George Island Beach. Another beautiful beach near St George Island Beach is Sandy Point, which is approximately 27.2km (16.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for St George Island Beach?

The sea temperature at St George Island Beach is very warm, reaching up to 25°C (78°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a rashguard or light top might be required for sensitive people, but most will be ok without a wetsuit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at St George Island Beach. However, during late winter, sea temperatures come down to 2°C (36°F). In this season, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts 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 diving and fishing near St George Island Beach?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during summer when sea temperatures reach 20 to 25°C (69-78°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Barracuda, Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Jack Crevalle, Sailfish, and Yellowfin Tuna.

Directions to St George Island Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about St George Island Beach...

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