Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Alki Beach, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Alki Beach...
Alki Beach is a beach in the United States.
The water temperature around Alki Beach is almost constant throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 7.2°C (44.9°F) in February up to 10.9°C (51.6°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Alki Beach is located in the northern hemisphere.
Hover over the bars to see temperature for each month in Celsius and Fahrenheit.
What is the current water temperature at Alki Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of February at Alki Beach is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Alki Beach. A spot, which is not too far away, is Fort Ebey, which is roughly 47.3km (34.1miles) away from Alki Beach. Click here
for directions and for more information on Fort Ebey and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Alki Beach are Super Green
, which is approximately 54.9km (34.1miles) away, and Elwha
, located roughly 66.3km (41.2miles) from Alki Beach.
Are there any other beaches near by?
Yes, there are a few other gorgeous beaches near to Alki Beach. The closest one is Ober Park
, which is 9.7km (6miles) away from Alki Beach. Another gorgeous beach near Alki Beach is West Island
, which is roughly 43.1km (26.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Alki Beach?
The average water temperature at Alki Beach is extremely cold, around 9°C (49°F), with only little variations throughout the year. This is why at least a 4/5mm or even 5/6 wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Alki Beach. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. It is highly recommended to bring boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are January, February, and March. Even during relatively "warm" days in the fall (August, September, and October) you should wear a thick wetsuit to not freeze.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Alki Beach?
Diving and fishing conditions stay very constant year round. The waters are always cold, reaching temperatures between 6 and 11°C (43-52°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Alki Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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