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Scuba Diving in Myrtle Beach, Horry, South Carolina USA

Wave type:
Beach-break
Wave direction:
Right and left
Wave quality:
Normal
Myrtle Beach is a coastal city on the east coast of the United States, in Horry County, South Carolina. Thanks to the city's warm subtropical climate and amazing beaches, this spot attracts approximately 14 million visitors each spring, summer and fall. Myrtle Beach has a humid subtropical climate with abundant sunshine all the year round.

Myrtle Beach is a unique place, which can combine pleasure with adventure. If you visit Myrtle Beach, don’t miss to enjoy yourself in the most popular places, like the IMAX  theater, a number of amusement parks, the aquarium and many shops. Myrtle beach is also a unique spot for scuba diving.

Choosing to exercise this activity in the area, gives you the opportunity to enjoy the most exciting scuba diving. With the aid of many schools with well-trained staff that you can find nearby, you can explore WWII wrecks and Civil War wrecks. You can also admire artificial reefs and many different fish species. The wave quality is normal, the wave type is beach-break, the wave direction is right and left and the wave bottom is sandy. Good swell directions start working at less than 1 m / 3 ft and hold up to 1 m+ / 3 ft+. The best tide position is mid and high tide position and the best tide movement is rising and falling tides.

Summer in Myrtle Beach is long and hot. Average daytime highs are from 83 to 91°F (28 to 33°C) and average night-time lows are near 70°F (21°C). The peak season to visit Myrtle Beach is from late April to all through  October. Finally, a walk and visit in the most impressive restaurants is well worth it.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM North Carolina
314 km, 195 miles, 3 hours 24 minutes.
Follow the I_95 S and US_501 S.
BY CAR FROM South Carolina
269 km, 167 miles, 2 hours 53 minutes.
Follow the Interstate 20 E and US_501 S.
BY CAR FROM Charleston
153 km, 94,9 miles, 1 hour 58 minutes.
Follow the US_17 N.
BY AIR
Myrtle Beach International Airport,
6,44 km ( 4 miles )
BY TRAIN

You can go to North Charleston by train and from there it takes two and a half hours to get in Myrtle Beach by bus.

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