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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near La Selva Beach, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about La Selva Beach...

La Selva Beach is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 2843 people. The water temperature around La Selva Beach has low variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 11.6°C (52.9°F) in April up to 14.1°C (57.4°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since La Selva Beach 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 Selva Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters close to La Selva Beach is approximately:
12°C (53°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to La Selva Beach. The nearest one is Manresa, which is 0.3km (3.2miles) away from La Selva Beach. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Manresa and its water temperature. Other surfspots near La Selva Beach are Capitola jetty, which is roughly 5.2km (3.2miles) away, and Santa Cruz-41st privates, located ca 5.5km (3.4miles) from La Selva Beach.

Are there beaches near by?

Yes, there are more gorgeous beaches in close proximity to La Selva Beach. The closest one is Manresa State Beach, which is just 0.4km (0.2miles) away from La Selva Beach. Another gorgeous beach near La Selva Beach is Seacliff State Beach, which is 3.7km (2.3miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is recommended for La Selva Beach?

The average water temperature around La Selva Beach is definitely cold, around 13°C (55°F), with only little changes throughout the year. Because of this, a 3/4mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around La Selva Beach. That being said, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to carry boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are March, April, and May. It might be ok to use a 2/3mm wetsuit during relatively warm days in the fall, particularly in the months of August, September, and October.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near La Selva Beach?

Fishing and diving conditions are very constant during the year. The waters are nearly almost cold, reaching temperatures between 9 and 14°C (48-57°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to La Selva Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about La Selva Beach...

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