Sea Temperature

Rancho Palos Verdes Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2019

16.2°C / 61.2°F

Current weather

14°C / 57°F
(light rain)

Partly cloudy
Wind

3 mph

Humidity

77%


The measurements for the water temperature in Rancho Palos Verdes, 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 Rancho Palos Verdes water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Rancho Palos Verdes
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 13.3 13.6 12.5 13 14.4 15.4 17.6 18.1 17.3 16.2 15.2 14.6
Max °C 16 15.9 16.4 16.6 17.8 20.1 21 20.8 20.6 19.5 18.2 16.4
Min °F 57 57.4 56 56.8 59.3 61.6 65 65.6 64.4 62.4 60.6 59
Max °F 59.7 59.7 59.9 60.4 62.7 66.3 68.4 68.3 67.7 65.7 63.6 60.8

7 day tide forecast for Rancho Palos Verdes

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • High 6:07am
    (5.10m)
  • Low 12:48pm
    (1.07m)
  • High 6:39pm
    (3.62m)
  • Low 12:02am
    (1.50m)
  • High 6:31am
    (5.42m)
  • Low 1:20pm
    (0.53m)
  • High 7:25pm
    (3.69m)
  • Low 12:33am
    (1.64m)
  • High 6:57am
    (5.72m)
  • Low 1:53pm
    (0.05m)
  • High 8:07pm
    (3.74m)
  • Low 1:03am
    (1.79m)
  • High 7:24am
    (6.00m)
  • Low 2:27pm
    (-0.36m)
  • High 8:48pm
    (3.77m)
  • Low 1:34am
    (1.93m)
  • High 7:54am
    (6.21m)
  • Low 3:03pm
    (-0.67m)
  • High 9:31pm
    (3.76m)
  • Low 2:08am
    (2.08m)
  • High 8:27am
    (6.34m)
  • Low 3:41pm
    (-0.86m)
  • High 10:15pm
    (3.71m)
  • Low 2:43am
    (2.23m)
  • High 9:03am
    (6.35m)
  • Low 4:23pm
    (-0.92m)
  • High 11:04pm
    (3.66m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Los Angeles Harbor, Mormon Island) 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: 16.4°C / 61.5°F
  • Avg: 15.5°C / 59.9°F
  • Min: 14.6°C / 58.3°F
Rancho Palos Verdes average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Rancho Palos Verdes are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Rancho Palos Verdes (33.744460, -118.387020)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Rancho Palos Verdes 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 Rancho Palos Verdes

Rancho Palos Verdes average sea temperature chart