Port Washington is a fantastic destination for sailing enthusiasts. With its beautiful coastline, picturesque scenery, and ideal sailing conditions, it offers an unforgettable experience. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced sailor, Port Washington has something to offer for everyone.

  • Breath-taking views of the Long Island Sound
  • Numerous protected anchorages for peaceful cruising
  • A wide range of sailing schools and rental services available
  • Opportunities for both leisurely day sails and longer coastal cruises
  • Plenty of waterfront restaurants and bars to enjoy after a day on the water
  • Home to various sailing events and regattas throughout the year
  • Access to fantastic fishing spots for those interested in angling
  • Chance to spot dolphins and other marine life while sailing
  • Convenient access to other nearby sailing destinations, such as Shelter Island and the Hamptons
  • Regularly scheduled ferry service to explore other parts of Long Island
WeatherTemperaturePrecipitationRainSunshineWind
JanuaryCold with occasional snow showers0C50mm60%5 hours10 knots
FebruaryCold with occasional snow showers2C40mm50%6 hours12 knots
MarchCool with occasional rain showers5C45mm50%7 hours8 knots
AprilMild with occasional rain showers12C55mm50%8 hours7 knots
MayWarm with occasional rain showers18C60mm50%9 hours6 knots
JuneWarm and sunny23C40mm40%10 hours5 knots
JulyHot with occasional thunderstorms28C70mm50%9 hours4 knots
AugustHot with occasional thunderstorms27C75mm50%8 hours4 knots
SeptemberWarm with occasional rain showers22C65mm50%7 hours5 knots
OctoberCool with occasional rain showers15C50mm50%6 hours6 knots
NovemberCool with occasional rain showers8C45mm50%5 hours8 knots
DecemberCold with occasional snow showers3C40mm50%4 hours10 knots