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

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

Winchester is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite little city close to the ocean with a population of 21374 people. The water temperature around Winchester varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 13.6°C (56.5°F) in February up to 20.6°C (69.1°F) in the month of August, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Winchester 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 Winchester?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters near Winchester is about:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Winchester. The closest one is Deveraux Beach, which is just 14.8km (10.2miles) away from Winchester. Click here to check out more information on Deveraux Beach and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Winchester are allerton point, which is ca 16.5km (10.2miles) away, and Nantasket Beach, located roughly 19.2km (11.9miles) from Winchester.

Are there beaches located close to Winchester?

Yes, there are several nice beaches near to Winchester. The nearest one is Charlestown, which is just 6.4km (4miles) away from Winchester. Another fun beach near Winchester is Charlestown Breachway State Beach, which is ca 6.4km (4miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Winchester?

The water temperature around Winchester is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (69°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving around Winchester. However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 14°C (56°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Winchester?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (56-65°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during July, August, and September when temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (60-69°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Winchester: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Winchester...

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