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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Point Dume-Little Dume, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Point Dume-Little Dume...

Point Dume-Little Dume is a surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Point Dume-Little Dume varies slightly during the year. The temperature ranges from 13.4°C (56.1°F) in March up to 18.9°C (66.1°F) in the month of August, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 16°C (61°F) and the best time for water activities is late summer, since Point Dume-Little Dume 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 Point Dume-Little Dume?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Point Dume-Little Dume is ca:
14°C (58°F)

Are there any other surf spots in close proximity to Point Dume-Little Dume?

Yes, there are other surf spots close to Point Dume-Little Dume. The closest one is The Hut-Paradise Cove, which is just 0.6km (0.4miles) away from Point Dume-Little Dume. Click here for directions and to check out more information on The Hut-Paradise Cove and its water temperature. Another surfspot near Point Dume-Little Dume is Westward Beach, which is ca 1.2km (0.8miles) away.

Are there white sand beaches near Point Dume-Little Dume?

There are some other nice beaches near to Point Dume-Little Dume. The closest one is Point Dume State Beach, which is just 1km (0.6miles) away from Point Dume-Little Dume. Another beautiful beach near Point Dume-Little Dume is Malibu Beach, which is roughly 1.3km (0.8miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit do I need for Point Dume-Little Dume?

The sea temperature at Point Dume-Little Dume is relatively cold, reaching up to 19°C (66°F) in the months of July, August, and September. During this time, in the late summer, a 3/2 wetsuit might be required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving at Point Dume-Little Dume. Nevertheless, during February, March, and April, water temperatures drop down to approximately 13°C (56°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be ok with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a wetsuit hoodie.

How is the diving and fishing close to Point Dume-Little Dume?

Due to significant temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and diving conditions change quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 13 to 18°C (56-65°F) during spring. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions usually change during summer when temperatures go up to 14 to 19°C (57-66°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Point Dume-Little Dume: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Point Dume-Little Dume...

Do you know what the the city Lasang in the Philippines, the city Urnieta in the Spain, and the city Apatauyan in the Mexico have in common with Point Dume-Little Dume? Click on the links to find out...