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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 surf spot in the United States. The water temperature around Seal Beach changes slightly 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 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 at Seal Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of April at Seal Beach is approximately:
17°C (62°F)

Are there any other surf spots close by?

Yes, there are several surf spots in proximity to Seal Beach. The closest one is Ray Bay, which is 0.4km (0.3miles) away from Seal Beach. Click here for more information on Ray Bay and its current water temperature. Another good surfspot near Seal Beach is Anderson Street, which is 2km (1.2miles) away.

Are there beautiful beaches close by?

Yes, there are a few other beautiful beaches in close proximity to Seal Beach. The nearest one is Seal Beach, which is 0.4km (0.2miles) away from Seal Beach. Another good beach near Seal Beach is Bolsa Chica State Beach, which is ca 4.6km (2.9miles) away.

What wetsuit is recommended for Seal Beach?

The water temperature at 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 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 . Nevertheless, during January, February, and March, temperatures come down to roughly 14°C (57°F). During these months, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to feel comfortable, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit . For very chilly conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be recommended to bring 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 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 are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions normally change during fall when temperatures range from 15 to 20°C (59-68°F). Fish that can often times be found in waters with these temperatures 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...

Do you know what the the city Milford Mill in the United States, the city Bourne in the United Kingdom, and the city Galston in the Australia have in common with Seal Beach? Click on the links to find out...