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Fort Pierce North Jetty water temperature
Fort Pierce North Jetty ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 4.7
Difficulty Level: 3.3
Wind and Kite Surfing: 2.0
Crowds: 3.3

Overall: 3.8

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Fort Pierce North Jetty Water Temperature and Wetsuit Guide

(North Florida, USA)

Today's Fort Pierce North Jetty sea temperature is 24.0 °C.

Statistics for 18 Apr (1981–2005) – mean: 24.5 °C, range: 23.2 °C to 26.6 °C

A hot sunny day, feeling like 31 °C even after we account for wind, and warm water temperature (24 °C) too at Fort Pierce North Jetty. Surfers may need a thin summer wetsuit or at least a rash vest to block the UV. Otherwise, warm enough for just board shorts.

Below is a graph of Historical Sea Surface Temperature for Fort Pierce North Jetty. This has been derived from analysis of two decades of oceanographic satellite measurements of nearby open water. We have calculated the average water temperature variation around the year as well as the extremes that have been observed on each date.

Fort Pierce North Jetty Water Temperature Graph

All of the graphs for the surf breaks presented on Surf-Forecast.com are on the same scale to enable comparison between locations around the world.

Fort Pierce North Jetty sea water temperatures peak in the range 28 to 30°C (82 to 86°F) on around the 26th of July and are at their coldest on about the 11th of February, in the range 21 to 24°C (70 to 75°F). Year round warm sea water temperatures at Fort Pierce North Jetty climb to their maximum in the fourth week of July. Even then a rash vest and board shorts should be fine for surfing at any time of year. Fort Pierce North Jetty sea water temperatures are always warm but dip to their coldest in the second week of February. You'll need a 2mm neoprene top or a shorty at dawn/dusk or if it's windy.

Actual sea surface water temperatures close to shore at Fort Pierce North Jetty can vary by several degrees compared with these open water averages. This is especially true after heavy rain, close to river mouths or after long periods of strong offshore winds. Offshore winds cause colder deep water to replace surface water that has been warmed by the sun. Air temperature, wind-chill and sunshine should also be considered before deciding on the kind of wetsuit needed to stay warm when surfing at Fort Pierce North Jetty. Refer to our detailed weather forecasts for this information.