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

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

Doheny is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Doheny varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 14.4°C (57.9°F) in February up to 20.3°C (68.6°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 Doheny 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 Doheny?

The current water temperature in the month of July at Doheny is ca:
20°C (68°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are other surf spots in close proximity to Doheny. The nearest one is Dana Point, which is 1.4km (0.9miles) away from Doheny. Click here to check out more information on Dana Point and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Doheny is Salt Creek : Gravels, which is ca 2.1km (1.3miles) away.

Are there white sand beaches close by?

There are more gorgeous beaches in close proximity to Doheny. The nearest one is Doheny State Beach, which is just 0.4km (0.3miles) away from Doheny. Another beautiful beach near Doheny is Capistrano Beach, which is 1.1km (0.7miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for Doheny?

The sea temperature at Doheny is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (69°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Doheny. Nevertheless, during late winter, temperatures reach lows of roughly 14°C (58°F). In this season, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing near Doheny?

Due to significant sea temperature changes during the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (58-67°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during summer when sea temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (60-69°F). Fish that can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Doheny: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Doheny...

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