Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Cordova, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Cordova...
Cordova is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a fairly dense town close to the ocean with a population of 2239 people.
The water temperature around Cordova changes extremely throughout the year.
The temperature ranges from 1.5°C (34.8°F) in March up to 14.1°C (57.3°F) in the month of July, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 8°C (46°F) and the best time for water activities is summer, since Cordova 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 Cordova?
The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Cordova is ca:
Are there surf spots close by?
Not many surf spots are in close proximity to Cordova. The closest decent spot is Mill Bay, which is 307km (190.7miles) away from Cordova. Click here
for directions and for more information on Mill Bay and its current water temperature. If you have some extra time, you can also try Three Mile
, which is 327.5km (203.4miles) away from Cordova. Another good surfspot is Three Mile
, located approximately 327.5km (203.4miles) from Cordova.
Are there gorgeous beaches near by?
Not many beaches are in proximity to Cordova. The next good beach is Hidden Bay
, which is almost 82.1km (51miles) away from Cordova. If you don't mind the drive, you can also visit Pacific Ocean
, which is approximately 112.2km (69.7miles) away from Cordova.
What kind of wetsuit thickness is needed for Cordova?
The sea temperature around Cordova is pretty cold, reaching up to 14°C (57°F) in the months of June, July, and August. During this time, in the summer, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Cordova. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, water temperatures come down to approximately 2°C (35°F). During these months, a 5-6mm drysuit with booties, hoddie and gloves is required to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very good 5/6mm wetsuit for very short amounts of time . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to have a stack of extra warm clothing and hot drinks.
How is the diving and fishing near Cordova?
Due to significant water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 2 to 7°C (35-44°F) during February, March, and April. Pollock, Winter Flounder, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions typically change during summer when temperatures range from 9 to 14°C (48-57°F). Fish that love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Cordova: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Fun facts about Cordova...
Do you know what the the city Road Town
in British Virgin Islands, the city Klayusiwalan
in Indonesia, and the island Amoroso
in Portugal have in common with Cordova? Click on the links to find out...