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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Gray Whale Cove, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Gray Whale Cove...

Gray Whale Cove is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Gray Whale Cove has slight variability 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 Gray Whale Cove 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 Gray Whale Cove?

The current water temperature in the month of June at Gray Whale Cove is approximately:
12°C (54°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Gray Whale Cove. The nearest one is Montara, which is just 0.9km (0.6miles) away from Gray Whale Cove. Click here for more information on Montara and its current water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Gray Whale Cove is Pedro Point, which is ca 2.3km (1.5miles) away.

Are there nice beaches near by?

Yes, there are more beaches near to Gray Whale Cove. The nearest one is Gray Whale Cove State Beach, which is only 0.1km (0.1miles) away from Gray Whale Cove. Another fun beach near Gray Whale Cove is Montara State Beach, which is roughly 1.4km (0.9miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Gray Whale Cove?

The average water temperature at Gray Whale Cove 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 Gray Whale Cove. 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 carry 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 Gray Whale Cove?

Fishing and diving conditions are very constant year round. The waters at Gray Whale Cove are mostly cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (50-59°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Gray Whale Cove: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Gray Whale Cove...

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