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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Palos Verdes Estates, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Palos Verdes Estates...

Palos Verdes Estates is a coastal city in the United States. It is a quite dense city close to the water with a population of 13438 people. The water temperature around Palos Verdes Estates has moderate variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.8°C (56.8°F) in March up to 19°C (66.1°F) in the month of September, as illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Palos Verdes Estates 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 Palos Verdes Estates?

The current water temperature in the month of November near Palos Verdes Estates is about:
17°C (62°F)

Are there surf spots located close to Palos Verdes Estates?

Yes, there are a few surf spots close to Palos Verdes Estates. The nearest one is Rat Beach, which is only 0.3km (0.4miles) away from Palos Verdes Estates. Click here for directions and to check out more information on Rat Beach and its current water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Palos Verdes Estates are Exiles, which is roughly 0.7km (0.4miles) away, and Palos Verde-Bluff Cove, located 1.2km (0.7miles) from Palos Verdes Estates.

Are there beaches near by?

There are some beaches in proximity to Palos Verdes Estates. The closest one is RAT Beach, which is only 0.2km (0.1miles) away from Palos Verdes Estates. Another good beach near Palos Verdes Estates is Torrance County Beach, which is approximately 0.7km (0.4miles) away.

Which wetsuit thickness is needed for Palos Verdes Estates?

The sea temperature around Palos Verdes Estates is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving . Nevertheless, during early spring, temperatures drop down to nearly 14°C (57°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a good 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Palos Verdes Estates?

Due to comparatively large temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions vary quite a bit depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during February, March, and April. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. The conditions change during fall when water temperatures reach 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which like to hang out in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Palos Verdes Estates: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Some fun facts about Palos Verdes Estates...

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