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Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near Sombrio Beach, Canada

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

Sombrio Beach is a surf spot in Canada. The water temperature around Sombrio Beach has slight variability throughout the year. The temperature ranges from 7.3°C (45.1°F) in March up to 12.4°C (54.3°F) in the month of September, as shown in the interactive table below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 10°C (50°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since Sombrio 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 Sombrio Beach?

The current water temperature in the month of March at Sombrio Beach is ca:
7°C (45°F)

Are there any other surf spots near by?

Yes, there are other surf spots in close proximity to Sombrio Beach. The closest one is Port Renfrew, which is only 7.3km (4.5miles) away from Sombrio Beach. Click here for more information on Port Renfrew and its water temperature. Another fun surfspot near Sombrio Beach is China Beach, which is 10.2km (6.3miles) away.

Are there sandy beaches in proximity to Sombrio Beach?

There are not many beaches near to Sombrio Beach. A good beach nearby is Parksville, which is 57km (35.4miles) away from Sombrio Beach. Another beautiful beach near Sombrio Beach is Qualicum Beach, approximately 59.4km (36.9miles) away.

What kind of wetsuit is needed for Sombrio Beach?

The sea temperature at Sombrio Beach is pretty cold, reaching up to 12°C (54°F) in the months of August, September, and October. During this time, in the early fall, a 4/3 wetsuit is recommended to be able to stay in the water for a significant amount of time, but some might even be fine with a good-quality 2/3mm suit for surfing, swimming, snorkelling, or scuba diving at Sombrio Beach. However, during early spring, temperatures cool down to roughly 7°C (45°F). During this season, a 4-5mm wetsuit is recommended to feel not too cold, but some might even be fine with a very high-quality 4/3mm suit for short amounts of time . For very windy conditions and cold mornings/evenings, it might be advisable to bring a pair of boots, a hoodie and a gloves.

How is the diving and fishing near Sombrio Beach?

Due to significant sea temperature changes throughout the year, scuba diving and fishing conditions alter a lot depending on the time of the year. The temperature ranges from 7 to 12°C (45-54°F) during February, March, and April. Haddock, Pollock, and Atlantic Cod are typical fish that can be found in waters of this temperature range. Nevertheless, the conditions typically change during August, September, and October when sea temperatures reach 7 to 12°C (45-54°F). Fish which love this water temperature include: Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.

Directions to Sombrio Beach: How do I get there?

Please follow the directions in the map below.

Fun facts about Sombrio Beach...

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