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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Bonsall, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Bonsall...

Bonsall is a coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 3982 people. The water temperature around Bonsall varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.6°C (56.5°F) in February up to 20.6°C (69.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Bonsall 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 Bonsall?

The current water temperature in the month of August in the waters around Bonsall is ca:
21°C (69°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Bonsall. The closest one is Oceanside Pier, which is just 11.5km (7.2miles) away from Bonsall. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Oceanside Pier and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Bonsall are Camp Pendelton, which is 11.6km (7.2miles) away, and Del Mar Jetties, located 11.6km (7.2miles) from Bonsall.

Are there white sand beaches located close to Bonsall?

There are several nice beaches near to Bonsall. The closest one is Lands End Beach, which is just 11.3km (7miles) away from Bonsall. Another beautiful beach near Bonsall is Oceanside City Beach, which is 11.3km (7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Bonsall?

The sea temperature around Bonsall is relatively cold, reaching up to 21°C (69°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during late winter, water temperatures drop down to 14°C (56°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Bonsall?

Due to significant water temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions vary quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (56-65°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during summer when water temperatures go up to 16 to 21°C (60-69°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Bonsall: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Bonsall...

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