Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Carlsbad State Beach, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Carlsbad State Beach...
Carlsbad State Beach is a beach in the United States.
The water temperature around Carlsbad State Beach has average variability throughout 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 graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (63°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Carlsbad State 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 Carlsbad State Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of March at Carlsbad State Beach is approximately:
Are there surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Carlsbad State Beach. The closest one is Tamarack st , which is only 0.3km (1.1miles) away from Carlsbad State Beach. Click here
for more information on Tamarack st and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Carlsbad State Beach are Terra Mar Cove
, which is ca 1.7km (1.1miles) away, and Oceanside Pier
, located roughly 3.7km (2.3miles) from Carlsbad State Beach.
Are there any other beaches close to Carlsbad State Beach?
Yes, there are a few other beautiful beaches in proximity to Carlsbad State Beach. The nearest one is Terra Mar Point
, which is only 1.8km (1.1miles) away from Carlsbad State Beach. Another beautiful beach near Carlsbad State Beach is South Oceanside Beach
, which is 1.8km (1.1miles) away.
What wetsuit is needed for Carlsbad State Beach?
The water temperature at Carlsbad State Beach 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 recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during January, February, and March, sea temperatures cool down to approximately 14°C (56°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be better to bring a pair of boots and a hoodie.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Carlsbad State Beach?
Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot 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 love this temperature range. However, the conditions normally change during July, August, and September when temperatures reach 16 to 21°C (60-69°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.
Directions to Carlsbad State Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Carlsbad State Beach...
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