|ST. SIMONS ISLAND – June 2013
Average Air Temperature – 86 degrees
Average Ocean Temperature – 82 degrees
Full Moon – Sunday, June 23rd
|St. Simons Lighthouse, St. Simons Island, Georgia.|
St. Simons Island Tides
Tides along the Atlantic Coast change on a daily basis, check the St. Simons Island Tide Chart to make your days on the water or at the beach the best. All tides shown are referenced from the Savannah River Entrance.To calculate tide tables for St. Simons island, please use the following formulas: St. Simons Pier and Jekyll Pier add 15 minutes; Hampton River Club Marina add 25 minutes; Cloister, Sea Island Marina add 30 minutes.
Knobbed Whelk (Busycon carica)! Christened the state seashell in 1987, the knobbed whelk is a whorled shell, eight inches long at maturity, displaying heavy spines, many knobs, and an orange or red mouth. Minerals in Georgia coastal waters cause ocher striations on the sand-colored, semi-gloss surface. This marine snail shell is found all along Georgia’s [...]