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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Manhattan Beach Pier, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Manhattan Beach Pier...

Manhattan Beach Pier is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Manhattan Beach Pier varies slightly year round. The temperature ranges from 13.9°C (56.9°F) in March up to 19°C (66.1°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Manhattan Beach Pier 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 Manhattan Beach Pier?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Manhattan Beach Pier is about:
15°C (59°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Manhattan Beach Pier. The closest one is Manhattan 26th street, which is just 0.1km (0.1miles) away from Manhattan Beach Pier. Click here to check out more information on Manhattan 26th street and its water temperature. Another good surfspot near Manhattan Beach Pier is El Porto, which is ca 1.6km (1miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches close to Manhattan Beach Pier?

Yes, there are a few other nice beaches near to Manhattan Beach Pier. The nearest one is Hermosa City Beach, which is just 1.7km (1.1miles) away from Manhattan Beach Pier. Another beautiful beach near Manhattan Beach Pier is Redondo State Beach, which is approximately 4km (2.5miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Manhattan Beach Pier?

The water temperature at Manhattan Beach Pier is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . However, during early spring, temperatures drop down to roughly 14°C (57°F). In this season, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Manhattan Beach Pier?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which like to roam around in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Manhattan Beach Pier: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Manhattan Beach Pier...

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