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

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

Nipomo is a coastal city in the United States. It is a rather small-sized town close to the ocean with a population of 16714 people. The water temperature around Nipomo is close to constant throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 11.5°C (52.8°F) in April up to 15°C (59.1°F) in the month of October, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 13°C (56°F) and the best time for water activities is , since Nipomo 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 Nipomo?

The current water temperature in the month of May in the waters around Nipomo is ca:
12°C (54°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

Yes, there are a few surf spots in proximity to Nipomo. The nearest one is Hippo Rock, which is 9.5km (7.1miles) away from Nipomo. Click here for directions and for more information on Hippo Rock and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Nipomo are Main Street, which is 11.4km (7.1miles) away, and Pismo Beach, located approximately 11.6km (7.2miles) from Nipomo.

Are there sandy beaches close by?

There are several gorgeous beaches in proximity to Nipomo. The closest one is Pismo State Beach, which is 9.7km (6miles) away from Nipomo. Another beach near Nipomo is Point Sal State Beach, which is approximately 14.1km (8.7miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit thickness is recommended for Nipomo?

The average sea temperature around Nipomo is not very warm, around 13°C (56°F), with only little variations during the year. This is why a 2/3mm wetsuit is needed for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Nipomo. 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 a 3/4mm fullsuit. The coldest months are March, April, and May. You could possibly be fine with a jumpsuit during warm days in the , especially in the months of .

How is the diving and fishing near Nipomo?

Fishing and Scuba diving conditions change very little during the year. The waters are always cold, reaching temperatures between 10 and 15°C (50-59°F). The following fish like to swim in waters of this temperature range: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Nipomo: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Nipomo...

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