Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Ben Lomond, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Ben Lomond...
Ben Lomond is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a relatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 6234 people.
The water temperature around Ben Lomond is close to steady during the year.
The temperature ranges from 11.6°C (52.9°F) in April up to 14.1°C (57.4°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Ben Lomond 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 near Ben Lomond?
The current water temperature in the month of November in the waters close to Ben Lomond is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Ben Lomond. The nearest one is Davenport, which is just 8km (5.2miles) away from Ben Lomond. Click here
to check out more information on Davenport and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Ben Lomond are Laguna Creek
, which is ca 8.3km (5.2miles) away, and 4 Mile
, located 8.8km (5.5miles) from Ben Lomond.
Are there beaches near by?
Yes, there are several beaches near to Ben Lomond. The nearest one is Santa Cruz County
, which is only 7.7km (4.8miles) away from Ben Lomond. Another fun beach near Ben Lomond is Santa Cruz Beach
, which is ca 9.4km (5.9miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Ben Lomond?
The average water temperature around Ben Lomond is definitely cold, around 13°C (55°F), with only little variations during the year. Because of this, a 3/4mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Ben Lomond. However, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are March, April, and May. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the fall, especially in the months of August, September, and October.
How is the scuba diving and fishing near Ben Lomond?
Fishing and diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters around Ben Lomond are mostly cold, reaching temperatures between 9 and 14°C (48-57°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Ben Lomond: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Ben Lomond...
Do you know what the the city Campbeltown
in United Kingdom, the city West Hempstead
in United States, and the city Taverne DArbia
in Italy have in common with Ben Lomond? Click on the links to find out...