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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Maricopa, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Maricopa...

Maricopa is a coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town in proximity to the ocean with a population of 1154 people. The water temperature around Maricopa changes moderately year round. The temperature ranges from 12.6°C (54.6°F) in March up to 17.3°C (63.2°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 15°C (59°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Maricopa 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 Maricopa?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Maricopa is ca:
13°C (56°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not many surf spots in close proximity to Maricopa. A good spot nearby is Santa Clause, which is roughly 45.8km (28.9miles) away from Maricopa. Click here for more information on Santa Clause and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Maricopa are Hammonds Reef, which is ca 46.5km (28.9miles) away, and Carpinteria Beach, located ca 46.6km (29miles) from Maricopa.

Are there white sand beaches close by?

There are not many beaches close to Maricopa. The closest decent beach is Lookout County Park, which is only 45.6km (28.3miles) away from Maricopa. Another beach near Maricopa is Butterfly Beach, which is ca 46.5km (28.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Maricopa?

The average sea temperature around Maricopa is relatively chilly, around 15°C (59°F), with very little changes during the year. Because of this, a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Maricopa. However, it can get more chilly in the mornings and during windy days. People who are sensitive to cold temperatures might want to carry a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are February, March, and April. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the summer, especially in the months of July, August, and September.

How is the diving and fishing near Maricopa?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little year round. The waters around Maricopa are always cool, reaching temperatures between 12 and 17°C (54-63°F). The following fish like to hang out in waters of this temperature range: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Maricopa: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Maricopa...

Do you know what the the city Villanueva de las Torres in Spain, the city Maubec in France, and the city Shady Hills in United States have in common with Maricopa? Click on the links to find out...