Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Fort Point, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Fort Point...
Fort Point is a surf spot in the United States.
The water temperature around Fort Point changes moderately during 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 Fort Point 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 Fort Point?
The current water temperature in the month of December at Fort Point is approximately:
Are there any other surf spots close by?
Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Fort Point. The nearest one is Fort Cronkite Rodeo Beach, which is just 3.7km (2.3miles) away from Fort Point. Click here
for more information on Fort Cronkite Rodeo Beach and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Fort Point is Ocean Beach
, which is ca 4.4km (2.7miles) away.
Are there beautiful beaches near by?
Yes, there are several beaches close to Fort Point. The nearest one is Baker Beach
, which is 1.2km (0.8miles) away from Fort Point. Another nice beach near Fort Point is Baker Beach
, which is roughly 1.2km (0.8miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit thickness do I need for Fort Point?
The average water temperature at Fort Point is not very warm, around 12°C (54°F), with very little changes during the year. Because of this, a 2/3mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Fort Point. 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 Fort Point?
Diving and fishing conditions are very constant year round. The waters at Fort Point are always cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (50-59°F). The following fish can frequently be found in waters with these temperatures: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Fort Point: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Interesting facts about Fort Point...
Do you know what the the city Parkdale
in Australia, the island Alger
in United States, and the city Renton
in United Kingdom have in common with Fort Point? Click on the links to find out...