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

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

Sammamish is a coastal city in the United States. It is a comparatively small coastal town close to the ocean with a population of 45780 people. The water temperature around Sammamish is almost constant throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 7.2°C (44.9°F) in February up to 10.9°C (51.6°F) in the month of September, as shown in the graph below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Sammamish 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 Sammamish?

The current water temperature in the month of August near Sammamish is approximately:
11°C (51°F)

Are there surf spots close by?

There are not too many surf spots in proximity to Sammamish. A good spot nearby is Fort Ebey, which is roughly 51.3km (40.1miles) away from Sammamish. Click here for directions and for more information on Fort Ebey and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near Sammamish are Super Green, which is roughly 64.5km (40.1miles) away, and Elwha, located approximately 76.9km (47.8miles) from Sammamish.

Are there nice beaches close by?

No, there are not too many beaches close to Sammamish. The next good one is Alki Beach, which is just 15.5km (9.6miles) away from Sammamish. Another gorgeous beach near Sammamish is Ober Park, approximately 22km (13.7miles) away.

What wetsuit do I need for Sammamish?

The average water temperature around Sammamish is extremely cold, around 9°C (49°F), with no significant variations throughout the year. That is why at least a 4/5mm or even 5/6 wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around Sammamish. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly in the mornings and in the evenings and during windy days. It is highly recommended to carry boots, gloves, and a wetsuit hood. The coldest months are January, February, and March. Even during relatively "warm" days in the fall (August, September, and October) you should wear a thick wetsuit to not freeze.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Sammamish?

Fishing and diving conditions change very little year round. The waters are always cold, reaching temperatures between 6 and 11°C (43-52°F). The following fish love this water temperature and can often be found: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Sammamish: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Sammamish...

Do you know what the the city Cuevas del Campo in Spain, the city Althen-des-Paluds in France, and the city Micieces de Ojeda in Spain have in common with Sammamish? Click on the links to find out...