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

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

Summit is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite dense city in proximity to the ocean with a population of 21457 people. The water temperature around Summit varies dramatically during the year. The temperature ranges from 2.8°C (37°F) in February up to 21.2°C (70.2°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (53°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Summit 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 Summit?

The current water temperature in the month of June in the waters near Summit is about:
17°C (63°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Summit. The next good one is Sandy Hook The Cove, which is 30km (19.1miles) away from Summit. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Sandy Hook The Cove and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Summit are 92nd Street, which is ca 30.7km (19.1miles) away, and Sands, located 32.7km (20.3miles) from Summit.

Are there gorgeous beaches in proximity to Summit?

There are more nice beaches in close proximity to Summit. The closest one is Crescent Beach, which is only 18.1km (11.2miles) away from Summit. Another good beach near Summit is Crescent Beach, which is approximately 18.1km (11.2miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Summit?

The sea temperature around Summit 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 recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to approximately 3°C (37°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to be able to stay in the water for several hours, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing near Summit?

Due to comparatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during January, February, and March. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (61-70°F). Fish that like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Summit: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Summit...

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