Sea Temperature

Dana Point Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2019

16.9°C / 62.4°F

Current weather

11°C / 51°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy
Wind

3 mph

Humidity

76%


The measurements for the water temperature in Dana Point, California are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the sea surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Dana Point water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Dana Point
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 13.6 13.8 13.1 13.9 15 16.2 18.1 18.6 17.7 16.6 15.8 14.6
Max °C 15.8 15.9 16.4 16.8 18.6 20.5 21.6 21.1 21 19.7 18.1 16.8
Min °F 57.4 57.6 56.9 58.1 60.4 62.8 65.9 66.4 65.1 63.1 61.3 59.2
Max °F 59.6 59.7 60.2 61 64 67.1 69.4 68.9 68.4 66.2 63.6 61.4

7 day tide forecast for Dana Point

ThuFriSatSunMonTueWed
  • Low 1:56am
    (1.79m)
  • High 8:08am
    (6.25m)
  • Low 3:22pm
    (-0.91m)
  • High 9:44pm
    (3.74m)
  • Low 2:31am
    (1.94m)
  • High 8:44am
    (6.25m)
  • Low 4:03pm
    (-0.95m)
  • High 10:32pm
    (3.67m)
  • Low 3:10am
    (2.12m)
  • High 9:23am
    (6.11m)
  • Low 4:48pm
    (-0.86m)
  • High 11:24pm
    (3.62m)
  • Low 3:56am
    (2.31m)
  • High 10:07am
    (5.82m)
  • Low 5:38pm
    (-0.66m)
  • High 12:23am
    (3.64m)
  • Low 4:56am
    (2.51m)
  • High 10:59am
    (5.37m)
  • Low 6:32pm
    (-0.38m)
  • High 1:28am
    (3.78m)
  • Low 6:18am
    (2.62m)
  • High 12:03pm
    (4.81m)
  • Low 7:30pm
    (-0.06m)
  • High 2:32am
    (4.08m)
  • Low 7:58am
    (2.47m)
  • High 1:25pm
    (4.25m)
  • Low 8:30pm
    (0.26m)
7 day tide times for Dana Point

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (San Clemente, California) and may differ by up to half and hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.

Average December sea temperatures

  • Max: 16.8°C / 62.2°F
  • Avg: 15.7°C / 60.3°F
  • Min: 14.6°C / 58.3°F
Dana Point average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Dana Point are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Dana Point (33.466970, -117.698110)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Dana Point are as accurate as current data allows, there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions. Time of day and wind direction may have a temporary local effect as can water flows from neraby rivers.

Alternate names for Dana Point

Dana Point average sea temperature chart