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

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

Seal Beach is a coastal city in the United States. It is a relatively small coastal town close to the water with a population of 24168 people. The water temperature around Seal Beach varies slightly throughout 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 Seal 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 near Seal Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of September near Seal Beach is approximately:
20°C (68°F)

Are there surf spots close to Seal Beach?

Yes, there are several surf spots close to Seal Beach. The closest one is Seal Beach, which is 0.4km (0.5miles) away from Seal Beach. Click here to check out more information on Seal Beach and its water temperature. Other surfspots near Seal Beach are Ray Bay, which is ca 0.7km (0.5miles) away, and Anderson Street, located approximately 1.9km (1.2miles) from Seal Beach.

Are there beaches close by?

Yes, there are some beautiful beaches in close proximity to Seal Beach. The nearest one is Seal Beach, which is just 0km (0miles) away from Seal Beach. Another beautiful beach near Seal Beach is Bolsa Chica State Beach, which is roughly 4.5km (2.8miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Seal Beach?

The water temperature around Seal 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 3/2 wetsuit might be recommended to feel comfortable, but some people might even be ok with a jumpsuit or even a wetsuit top for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or diving around Seal Beach. However, during January, February, and March, temperatures drop down to approximately 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 3-4mm wetsuit is required to feel comfortable, but some people might even be fine with a good 2/3mm suit . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to have a pair of boots and a hoodie.

How is the scuba diving and fishing close to Seal Beach?

Due to relatively large temperature changes throughout the year, fishing and Scuba diving conditions alter quite a bit depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 14 to 19°C (57-66°F) during winter. Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog love this temperature range. The conditions typically change during August, September, and October when temperatures reach 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish which like to swim in waters of this temperature range include: Red Snapper, Skipjack Tuna, Striped Bass, and Weakfish.

Directions to Seal Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Interesting facts about Seal Beach...

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