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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near West Bridgewater, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about West Bridgewater...

West Bridgewater is a coastal city in the United States. It is a comparatively little coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 6750 people. The water temperature around West Bridgewater changes significantly year round. The temperature ranges from 3°C (37.3°F) in March up to 18.4°C (65.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since West Bridgewater 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 West Bridgewater?

The current water temperature in the month of February in the waters close to West Bridgewater is approximately:
3°C (38°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to West Bridgewater. The nearest one is Rexhame, which is 18.6km (11.8miles) away from West Bridgewater. Click here for directions and for more information on Rexhame and its water temperature. Other surfspots near West Bridgewater are Peggoty, which is ca 19km (11.8miles) away, and Nantasket Beach, located approximately 19km (11.8miles) from West Bridgewater.

Are there nice beaches close by?

Yes, there are several gorgeous beaches in proximity to West Bridgewater. The closest one is Taunton, which is only 9.2km (5.7miles) away from West Bridgewater. Another beach near West Bridgewater is Braintree, which is 13.1km (8.1miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for West Bridgewater?

The water temperature around West Bridgewater is relatively cold, reaching up to 18°C (65°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around West Bridgewater. However, during February, March, and April, temperatures drop down to approximately 3°C (37°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be ok 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 have a big supply of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near West Bridgewater?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 3 to 8°C (37-46°F) during spring. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 13 to 18°C (56-65°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to West Bridgewater: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

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