Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Town Beach, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Town Beach...
Town Beach is a beach in the United States.
The water temperature around Town Beach changes dramatically throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 2.3°C (36.1°F) in February up to 14.7°C (58.4°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (48°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Town 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 Town Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of September at Town Beach is approximately:
Are there surf spots near by?
There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Town Beach. A spot that might be worth checking out is Popham-Read, which is just 66.2km (54.5miles) away from Town Beach. Click here
for directions and to check out more information on Popham-Read and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Town Beach are Higgins Beach
, which is 87.7km (54.5miles) away, and Kennebunk beach
, located 105.4km (65.4miles) from Town Beach.
Are there any other beaches near by?
No, there are not many beaches in close proximity to Town Beach. The closest decent beach is Lincolnville Beach
, which is only 29.8km (18.5miles) away from Town Beach. Another fun beach near Town Beach is Reid State Park
, roughly 61.8km (38.4miles) away.
What wetsuit thickness is needed for Town Beach?
The water temperature at Town Beach is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (58°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures come down to 2°C (36°F). During these months, 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 people might even be ok with a very high-quality 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Town Beach?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (36-45°F) during winter. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions normally change during summer when temperatures go up to 10 to 15°C (49-58°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Town Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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