New York City beaches are open for the season.
You can get information about New York City beaches including locations, rules, seasons, and status.
During beach season, lifeguards are on duty daily from 10 AM to 6 PM. You are allowed to swim only when lifeguards are on duty. Never swim in closed sections of the beach. Closed sections are marked with signs or red flags.
During the off-season, you can sit, stroll, or jog on beaches, but you cannot swim or wade in the water.