Sea Temperature

Opal Cliffs Sea Temperature

(Today) Sep 2018

13.9°C / 57°F

Current weather

14°C / 58°F
(mist)

Partly cloudy
Wind

2 mph

Humidity

100%


The measurements for the water temperature in Opal Cliffs, 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 Opal Cliffs water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Opal Cliffs
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 10.5 10.5 10.6 10.5 10.4 10.8 12.3 13.1 13.4 12.8 12.9 12.2
Max °C 14.1 14.1 14.4 13.7 14.3 14.1 15.3 15.9 15.6 15.9 14.3 14
Min °F 52.3 52.3 52.6 52.2 52.2 52.7 55.3 56.7 57 56.2 55.8 54.7
Max °F 55.9 55.9 56.4 55.4 56.1 56 58.3 59.5 59.2 59.3 57.2 56.5

7 day tide forecast for Opal Cliffs

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • Low 05:31am
    (1.05m)
  • High 11:49am
    (4.89m)
  • Low 06:02pm
    (0.96m)
  • High 12:13am
    (4.46m)
  • Low 06:01am
    (1.37m)
  • High 12:19pm
    (5.00m)
  • Low 06:46pm
    (0.79m)
  • High 01:03am
    (4.17m)
  • Low 06:34am
    (1.74m)
  • High 12:52pm
    (5.06m)
  • Low 07:37pm
    (0.66m)
  • High 02:02am
    (3.87m)
  • Low 07:10am
    (2.13m)
  • High 01:31pm
    (5.08m)
  • Low 08:35pm
    (0.55m)
  • High 03:15am
    (3.63m)
  • Low 07:55am
    (2.50m)
  • High 02:18pm
    (5.06m)
  • Low 09:43pm
    (0.45m)
  • High 04:42am
    (3.54m)
  • Low 08:57am
    (2.81m)
  • High 03:19pm
    (5.02m)
  • Low 10:55pm
    (0.30m)
  • High 06:07am
    (3.65m)
  • Low 10:19am
    (2.94m)
  • High 04:31pm
    (5.01m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Santa Cruz, Monterey Bay) 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 September sea temperatures

  • Max: 15.6°C / 60.1°F
  • Avg: 14.5°C / 58.1°F
  • Min: 13.4°C / 56.1°F
Opal Cliffs average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Opal Cliffs are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Opal Cliffs (36.960780, -121.964130)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Opal Cliffs 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 Opal Cliffs

Opal Cliffs average sea temperature chart