Sea temperatures, water sports and vacation activities near West Lake Sammamish, United States
Water temperatures throughout the year and general information about West Lake Sammamish...
West Lake Sammamish is a coastal city in the United States.
It is a fairly dense city close to the ocean with a population of 33929 people.
The water temperature around West Lake Sammamish has low variability year round.
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 illustrated below. The average water temperature throughout the year is 9°C (49°F) and the best time for water activities is early fall, since West Lake 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 West Lake Sammamish?
The current water temperature in the month of April near West Lake Sammamish is about:
Are there surf spots close by?
There are not many surf spots in proximity to West Lake Sammamish. The closest decent spot is Fort Ebey, which is 54.3km (41.1miles) away from West Lake Sammamish. Click here
to check out more information on Fort Ebey and its water temperature. Other fun surfspots near West Lake Sammamish are Super Green
, which is roughly 66.1km (41.1miles) away, and Elwha
, located roughly 78.2km (48.6miles) from West Lake Sammamish.
Are there gorgeous beaches close to West Lake Sammamish?
There are several other nice beaches in close proximity to West Lake Sammamish. The nearest one is Alki Beach
, which is just 14km (8.7miles) away from West Lake Sammamish. Another beautiful beach near West Lake Sammamish is Ober Park
, which is approximately 18.9km (11.7miles) away.
What kind of wetsuit is recommended for West Lake Sammamish?
The average sea temperature around West Lake Sammamish is extremely cold, around 9°C (49°F), with very little changes during the year. Hence, at least a 4/5mm or even 5/6 wetsuit is required for surfing, snorkelling, or diving around West Lake Sammamish. Nevertheless, it can get more chilly early mornings and during windy days. It is highly recommended to bring 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 diving and fishing close to West Lake Sammamish?
Scuba diving and fishing conditions are very similar during the year. The waters around West Lake Sammamish are nearly almost cold, reaching temperatures between 6 and 11°C (43-52°F). The following fish love this water temperature : Atlantic Mackerel, Winter Flounder, and Tautog.
Directions to West Lake Sammamish: How do I get there?
Please follow the directions in the map below.
Some fun facts about West Lake Sammamish...
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