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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Moss Landing, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Moss Landing...

Moss Landing is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Moss Landing is nearly constant year round. 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 illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (55°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Moss Landing 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 Moss Landing?

The current water temperature in the month of June at Moss Landing is about:
12°C (54°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Moss Landing. The closest one is Marina, which is only 8.2km (5.1miles) away from Moss Landing. Click here for more information on Marina and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Moss Landing is Manresa, which is approximately 8.8km (5.5miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are a few beautiful beaches close to Moss Landing. The nearest one is Zmudowski State Beach, which is 1.4km (0.9miles) away from Moss Landing. Another beautiful beach near Moss Landing is Salinas River State Park, which is 2.8km (1.7miles) away.

What wetsuit is needed for Moss Landing?

The average water temperature at Moss Landing is definitely cold, around 13°C (55°F), with no significant variations during the year. That is why a 3/4mm wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving at Moss Landing. 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, especially in the months of August, September, and October.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Moss Landing?

Diving and fishing conditions change very little throughout the year. The waters at Moss Landing are always 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 Moss Landing: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Moss Landing...

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