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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Merchants Beach Coos County, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Merchants Beach Coos County...

Merchants Beach Coos County is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Merchants Beach Coos County has slight variability year round. The temperature ranges from 9.6°C (49.2°F) in August up to 14.9°C (58.9°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 11°C (52°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Merchants Beach Coos County 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 Merchants Beach Coos County?

The current water temperature in the month of September at Merchants Beach Coos County is about:
15°C (59°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

There are not too many surf spots in close proximity to Merchants Beach Coos County. A good spot nearby is Florence North Jetty, which is just 55.9km (46.8miles) away from Merchants Beach Coos County. Click here for more information on Florence North Jetty and its current water temperature. Other surfspots near Merchants Beach Coos County are Yachats, which is roughly 75.3km (46.8miles) away, and Rainbow Rock, located roughly 80.2km (49.8miles) from Merchants Beach Coos County.

Are there any other beaches close by?

Yes, there are a few gorgeous beaches close to Merchants Beach Coos County. The nearest one is Whisky Run Beach, which is only 1.4km (0.9miles) away from Merchants Beach Coos County. Another good beach near Merchants Beach Coos County is Sacchi Beach, which is 1.9km (1.2miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness do I need for Merchants Beach Coos County?

The water temperature at Merchants Beach Coos County is pretty cold, reaching up to 15°C (59°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, 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 surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Merchants Beach Coos County. However, during late summer, temperatures reach lows of roughly 10°C (49°F). During this time, a 4-5mm wetsuit is required to feel not too cold, but some people might even be ok with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short periods of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Merchants Beach Coos County?

Due to comparatively large water temperature changes during the year, diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 10 to 15°C (49-58°F) during summer. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod can usually be found in waters of this temperature range. However, the conditions typically change during August, September, and October when water temperatures reach 10 to 15°C (50-59°F). Fish that like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Merchants Beach Coos County: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Merchants Beach Coos County...

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