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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Discovery Bay, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Discovery Bay...

Discovery Bay is a coastal city in the United States. It is a fairly small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 13352 people. The water temperature around Discovery Bay has slight variability year round. 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 interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Discovery Bay 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 Discovery Bay?

The current water temperature in the month of March in the waters around Discovery Bay is ca:
11°C (52°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Discovery Bay. The closest decent spot is Fort Point, which is about 48.3km (31.6miles) away from Discovery Bay. Click here to check out more information on Fort Point and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Discovery Bay are Ocean Beach, which is ca 50.9km (31.6miles) away, and Fort Cronkite Rodeo Beach, located 51.6km (32miles) from Discovery Bay.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are not many beaches close to Discovery Bay. One beach, which is not too far away, is Contra Costa County, which is 16.9km (10.5miles) away from Discovery Bay. Another nice beach near Discovery Bay is Alameda County, which is 22.2km (13.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is recommended for Discovery Bay?

The average sea temperature around Discovery Bay is relatively chilly, around 12°C (54°F), with only little changes throughout the year. Hence, a 2/3mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Discovery Bay. However, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear 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 diving and fishing near Discovery Bay?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters around Discovery Bay are mostly cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (50-59°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Discovery Bay: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Discovery Bay...

Do you know what the the city Belvedere Langhe in Italy, the city Fara Filiorum Petri in Italy, and Picket Seamount have in common with Discovery Bay? Click on the links to find out...