Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Montara State Beach, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Montara State Beach...
Montara State Beach is a beach in the United States.
The water temperature around Montara State Beach has moderate variability year round.
The temperature ranges from 10.7°C (51.3°F) in January up to 15.1°C (59.2°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 12°C (54°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Montara State 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 at Montara State Beach?
The current water temperature in the month of November at Montara State Beach is about:
Are there surf spots near Montara State Beach?
Yes, there are several surf spots close to Montara State Beach. The nearest one is Montara, which is just 0.5km (0.9miles) away from Montara State Beach. Click here
for more information on Montara and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Montara State Beach are Gray Whale Cove
, which is roughly 1.4km (0.9miles) away, and Linda Mar
, located roughly 3.7km (2.3miles) from Montara State Beach.
Are there any other beaches close by?
Yes, there are some other gorgeous beaches near to Montara State Beach. The nearest one is Cabrillo Beach Park
, which is only 0km (0miles) away from Montara State Beach. Another gorgeous beach near Montara State Beach is Gray Whale Cove State Beach
, which is roughly 1.3km (0.8miles) away.
Which wetsuit thickness do I need for Montara State Beach?
The average water temperature at Montara State Beach is not very warm, around 12°C (54°F), with very little changes during the year. That is why a 2/3mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Montara State Beach. Nevertheless, 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 December, January, and February. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the fall, especially in the months of August, September, and October.
How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Montara State Beach?
Diving and fishing conditions change very little year round. The waters at Montara State Beach are mostly cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (50-59°F). The following fish like to roam around in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to Montara State Beach: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
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