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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near La Cruz Canyon

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about La Cruz Canyon...

La Cruz Canyon is a geographical landform. The water temperature around La Cruz Canyon is steady throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 11.2°C (52.2°F) in May up to 14.8°C (58.7°F) in the month of November, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is late fall, since La Cruz Canyon 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 La Cruz Canyon?

The current water temperature in the month of December in the waters near La Cruz Canyon is about:
0°C (32°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to La Cruz Canyon. The next good one is Moonstone, which is 19.9km (21.3miles) away from La Cruz Canyon. Click here for directions and for more information on Moonstone and its water temperature. Other good surfspots near La Cruz Canyon are Mouse Rock, which is ca 34.3km (21.3miles) away, and Cayucos, located approximately 34.4km (21.4miles) from La Cruz Canyon.

Are there beaches in close proximity to La Cruz Canyon?

No, there are not many beaches near to La Cruz Canyon. One beach, which is not too far away, is John Little State Reserve, which is just 30.3km (18.8miles) away from La Cruz Canyon. Another beautiful beach near La Cruz Canyon is Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, ca 34.2km (21.2miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for La Cruz Canyon?

The average water temperature at La Cruz Canyon is definitely cold, around 13°C (55°F), with very little changes throughout the year. That is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at La Cruz Canyon. However, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to wear boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are April, May, and June. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the fall, particularly in the months of October, November, and December.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near La Cruz Canyon?

Diving and fishing conditions are very similar during the year. The waters 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 La Cruz Canyon: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about La Cruz Canyon...

Do you know what the the city Punta Robalo in Panama, the geo Sharpeigh Knoll , and Lasuen Knoll have in common with La Cruz Canyon? Click on the links to find out...