Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Wedge, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Wedge...
Wedge is a surf spot in the United States.
The water temperature around Wedge varies significantly during the year.
The temperature ranges from 4.3°C (39.8°F) in February up to 24.1°C (75.3°F) in the month of July, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 14°C (57°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Wedge 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 Wedge?
The current water temperature in the month of August at Wedge is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots near by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Wedge. The closest one is 48th Street Ocean City, which is 4.4km (2.7miles) away from Wedge. Click here
to check out more information on 48th Street Ocean City and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near Wedge is Ocean City
, which is roughly 6.3km (3.9miles) away.
Are there nice beaches in close proximity to Wedge?
Yes, there are other nice beaches in close proximity to Wedge. The nearest one is Ocean City
, which is just 1.7km (1miles) away from Wedge. Another good beach near Wedge is Fenwick Island
, which is ca 10.5km (6.5miles) away.
What wetsuit is recommended for Wedge?
The water temperature at Wedge is warm, reaching up to 24°C (75°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a thin top or a jumpsuit might be required for most people, but some might even be ok without a rashguard or 1mm top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, water temperatures drop down to nearly 4°C (40°F). During these months, a 5/6 drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Wedge?
Due to relatively large sea temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 4 to 9°C (40-49°F) during January, February, and March. 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 19 to 24°C (66-75°F). Fish that can often be found in waters of this temperature range include: Bigeye Tuna, Blackfin Tuna, King Mackerel, Spotted Seatrout, and White Marlin.
Directions to Wedge: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Wedge...
Do you know what the the city Sobang
in Indonesia, the city Glusburn
in United Kingdom, and the city Las Aguamitas
in Mexico have in common with Wedge? Click on the links to find out...