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

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

Waldoboro is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 1233 people. The water temperature around Waldoboro changes extremely year round. The temperature ranges from 2.4°C (36.4°F) in March up to 14.3°C (57.7°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (47°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Waldoboro 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 Waldoboro?

The current water temperature in the month of April near Waldoboro is about:
5°C (41°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Waldoboro?

There are not many surf spots close to Waldoboro. The closest decent spot is Popham-Read, which is roughly 32.6km (36.3miles) away from Waldoboro. Click here to check out more information on Popham-Read and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Waldoboro are Higgins Beach, which is 58.4km (36.3miles) away, and Kennebunk beach, located approximately 75.5km (46.9miles) from Waldoboro.

Are there beaches close to Waldoboro?

There are not too many beaches near to Waldoboro. The next good one is Lincolnville Beach, which is 22.3km (13.9miles) away from Waldoboro. Another nice beach near Waldoboro is Reid State Park, 27.8km (17.3miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Waldoboro?

The sea temperature around Waldoboro is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (58°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 4/3 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 February, March, and April, temperatures come down to nearly 2°C (36°F). During this time, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the diving and fishing close to Waldoboro?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and 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 spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during summer when temperatures range from 9 to 14°C (49-58°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Waldoboro: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Waldoboro...

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