Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Westport, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Westport...
Westport is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 26391 people.
The water temperature around Westport has average variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 7.6°C (45.6°F) in February up to 15.1°C (59.1°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Westport 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 Westport?
The current water temperature in the month of August near Westport is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Westport. A spot, which is not too far away, is Robert Moses, which is just 36km (22.4miles) away from Westport. Click here
for directions and for more information on Robert Moses and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Westport are Fire Island Point of Woods
, which is 36.1km (22.4miles) away, and Robert Moses democrat point
, located 36.1km (22.4miles) from Westport.
Are there beaches close by?
Yes, there are a few other gorgeous beaches close to Westport. The closest one is Westport
, which is only 0km (0miles) away from Westport. Another good beach near Westport is Westport
, which is roughly 0km (0miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Westport?
The water temperature around Westport is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (59°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during January, February, and March, temperatures cool down to 8°C (46°F). During these months, a 5/4 wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very good 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Westport?
Due to relatively large temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions vary a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 8 to 13°C (46-55°F) during winter. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during August, September, and October when temperatures range from 10 to 15°C (50-59°F). Fish which can often times be found in waters with these temperatures include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Westport: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Westport...
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in France, the city Cibolek Kidul
in Indonesia, and the city Glasnevin
in Ireland have in common with Westport? Click on the links to find out...