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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Police Beach, United States

Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about Police Beach...

Police Beach is a beach in the United States. The water temperature around Police Beach has slight variability during the year. The temperature ranges from 14.1°C (57.3°F) in February up to 19.8°C (67.7°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 17°C (62°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Police 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 Police Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of August at Police Beach is approximately:
18°C (65°F)

Are there surf spots near by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in close proximity to Police Beach. The nearest one is The Wedge, which is only 2.3km (2.1miles) away from Police Beach. Click here for more information on The Wedge and its current water temperature. Other good surfspots near Police Beach are Blackies, which is approximately 3.4km (2.1miles) away, and 36th street, located ca 3.5km (2.2miles) from Police Beach.

Are there any other beaches near by?

Yes, there are a few beaches in proximity to Police Beach. The nearest one is Newport Beach Municipal Beach, which is only 1.3km (0.8miles) away from Police Beach. Another fun beach near Police Beach is China Cove Beach, which is ca 2km (1.2miles) away.

What wetsuit thickness is needed for Police Beach?

The water temperature at Police Beach is relatively cold, reaching up to 20°C (68°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 2-3mm wetsuit might be recommended to be in the water for a good amount of time, but some might even be fine with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving . However, during late winter, water temperatures cool down to approximately 14°C (57°F). During this time, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to be able to stay in the water for more than half an hour, but some people might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very cold conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to carry a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing near Police Beach?

Due to relatively large water temperature changes during the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the season. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during January, February, and March. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. However, the conditions change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Police Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Police Beach...

Do you know what the the city Dieppe in Canada, the geo Muscogee Mound , and the city Marlborough in United Kingdom have in common with Police Beach? Click on the links to find out...