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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Contra Costa County, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Contra Costa County...

Contra Costa County is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Contra Costa County varies slightly throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 10.7°C (51.3°F) in January up to 15.1°C (59.2°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Contra Costa County 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 Contra Costa County?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Contra Costa County is approximately:
11°C (52°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Contra Costa County. A spot, which is not too far away, is Fort Point, which is roughly 31.5km (21.1miles) away from Contra Costa County. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Fort Point and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Contra Costa County are Ocean Beach, which is ca 34km (21.1miles) away, and Fort Cronkite Rodeo Beach, located approximately 34.9km (21.6miles) from Contra Costa County.

Are there any other nice beaches near by?

Yes, there are other beaches near to Contra Costa County. The closest one is Concord, which is just 11.1km (6.9miles) away from Contra Costa County. Another nice beach near Contra Costa County is Scenic Park, which is ca 19.7km (12.2miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Contra Costa County?

The average water temperature at Contra Costa County is not very warm, around 12°C (54°F), with very little variations throughout the year. Because of this, a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Contra Costa County. However, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to bring a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are December, January, and February. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the fall, especially in the months of August, September, and October.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Contra Costa County?

Fishing and diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters are nearly almost cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (50-59°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Contra Costa County: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Contra Costa County...

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