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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Tybee pier, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Tybee pier...

Tybee pier is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Tybee pier changes dramatically throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 11.5°C (52.7°F) in January up to 29.4°C (84.9°F) in the month of July, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 21°C (69°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Tybee pier 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 Tybee pier?

The current water temperature in the month of May at Tybee pier is about:
22°C (71°F)

Are there any other surf spots near Tybee pier?

There are not too many surf spots close to Tybee pier. A good spot nearby is Edisto Beach, which is only 47.9km (29.8miles) away from Tybee pier. Click here to check out more information on Edisto Beach and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Tybee pier is Sea Island, which is ca 63.6km (39.5miles) away.

Are there beaches close by?

Yes, there are several other gorgeous beaches in proximity to Tybee pier. The nearest one is Tybee Island, which is just 0.6km (0.4miles) away from Tybee pier. Another gorgeous beach near Tybee pier is Hilton Head Island, which is ca 16.4km (10.2miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Tybee pier?

The water temperature at Tybee pier is extremely warm, reaching up to 29°C (85°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a wetsuit is typically not required for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Tybee pier. Nevertheless, during December, January, and February, temperatures drop down to approximately 11°C (53°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for extended hours, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Tybee pier?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 11 to 16°C (53-62°F) during December, January, and February. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during June, July, and August when temperatures reach 24 to 29°C (76-85°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Bonefish, Permit, Red Drum, and Tarpon.

Directions to Tybee pier: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Tybee pier...

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