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SANTA MONICA BEACH, SANTA MONICA, UNITED STATES BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
18°
 
Sea
19°
 
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
21°
Swim
Sea
18°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
SANTA MONICA BEACH, SANTA MONICA, UNITED STATES BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Fri 17th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 15° 15° 16° 18° 19° 18° 16°
67% 84% 84% 78% 42% 0% 75% 21%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Sat 18th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 15° 14° 16° 18° 19° 18° 16°
76% 11% 58% 55% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Sun 19th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 15° 18° 18° 17° 15°
0% 15% 40% 42% 0% 0% 0% 29%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 15° 17° 18° 17° 15°
64% 71% 83% 85% 30% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 13° 14° 16° 19° 19° 19° 17°
11% 65% 49% 8% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 15° 15° 17° 19° 20° 18° 16°
0% 8% 46% 43% 1% 0% 0% 4%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 16° 16° 17° 18° 17° 16°
39% 90% 90% 94% 60% 10% 1% 2%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Fri 17th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
5
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
9
kmh
0.3m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.4m
4.2s 4.4s 4.9s 4.9s 13.6s 13.4s 13.5s 4.6s
Sat 18th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
3
kmh
4
kmh
9
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
10
kmh
0.4m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
4.6s 4.7s 16.6s 16.4s 16.4s 16.3s 16.3s 16.2s
Sun 19th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
4
kmh
4
kmh
9
kmh
14
kmh
18
kmh
14
kmh
7
kmh
0.7m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.7m
0.6m
0.7m
0.5m
18.8s 15.4s 15.5s 15.3s 15.3s 17.6s 17.5s 17.3s
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
8
kmh
7
kmh
7
kmh
13
kmh
18
kmh
17
kmh
12
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.8m
5.9s 6.0s 5.9s 16.5s 16.5s 16.4s 16.2s 5.6s
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
4
kmh
5
kmh
7
kmh
6
kmh
15
kmh
18
kmh
13
kmh
3
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
0.5m
5.7s 5.8s 5.8s 5.8s 15.3s 15.3s 15.4s 15.6s
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
7
kmh
8
kmh
12
kmh
14
kmh
15
kmh
12
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.4m
0.5m
16.1s 16.4s 16.5s 16.4s 16.2s 15.8s 15.5s 9.4s
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
8
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
0.6m
0.5m
6.3s 6.2s 6.1s 5.9s 5.8s 5.7s 5.5s 5.5s
Fri 17th May
12:46 AM 6:06 AM 12:26 PM 7:10 PM
0.60 1.10 0.30 1.40
Sat 18th May
1:28 AM 7:03 AM 12:56 PM 7:29 PM
0.40 1.10 0.30 1.50
Sun 19th May
2:03 AM 7:53 AM 1:22 PM 7:49 PM
0.30 1.10 0.40 1.60
Mon 20th May
2:37 AM 8:38 AM 1:47 PM 8:11 PM
0.10 1.10 0.50 1.70
Tue 21st May
3:10 AM 9:21 AM 2:13 PM 8:34 PM
0.00 1.10 0.50 1.70
Wed 22nd May
3:43 AM 10:03 AM 2:39 PM 9:01 PM
-0.10 1.10 0.60 1.80
Thu 23rd May
4:19 AM 10:47 AM 3:07 PM 9:30 PM
-0.20 1.10 0.70 1.80
Fri 17th May
19°
0.0mm
11kmh SW
56%
Sat 18th May
19°
0.0mm
13kmh SSW
25%
Sun 19th May
18°
0.0mm
13kmh SSW
15%
Mon 20th May
18°
0.0mm
9kmh S
41%
Tue 21st May
20°
0.0mm
15kmh SSW
16%
Wed 22nd May
21°
0.0mm
14kmh SSE
12%
Thu 23rd May
18°
0.0mm
12kmh S
48%
Fri 24th May
20°
0.0mm
15kmh SSE
27%
Sat 25th May
19°
0.0mm
12kmh S
42%
Sun 26th May
19°
0.0mm
13kmh S
16%
Mon 27th May
19°
0.0mm
12kmh SSW
11%
Tue 28th May
22°
0.0mm
12kmh SSW
0%
Wed 29th May
22°
0.0mm
13kmh SSW
7%
Thu 30th May
22°
0.0mm
13kmh SSW
11%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 20° which is not so warm but sunbathing may be possible on some days. The average water temperature will be 14° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. There will be no rainy days at all. Average cloud cover will be 23%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Santa Monica Beach don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Santa Monica Beach, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Beach Type

Santa Monica Beach is a beautiful and expansive beach known for its golden yellow sand. The beach is relatively flat with gradual slopes towards the water. While the beach itself does not have rocky shores or reefs nearby, there are still plenty of opportunities to enjoy various water activities.

Beach Activities

Some popular beach activities at Santa Monica Beach include:

  1. Surfing: The waves at Santa Monica Beach are ideal for both beginner and intermediate surfers. There are several surf schools and rental shops in the area where you can take lessons or rent equipment.

  2. Beach Volleyball: With numerous volleyball courts available on the sand, this is a popular activity among locals and tourists alike.

  3. Biking and Rollerblading: The Marvin Braude Bike Trail, also known as The Strand, runs along the coast from Pacific Palisades to Torrance, including through Santa Monica Beach. Rent a bike or rollerblades from one of the many rental shops nearby and take in the stunning coastal views as you ride along.

  4. Paddleboarding: Stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) is another popular activity at Santa Monica Beach. With calm waters nearshore, this is an ideal spot for beginners to try out SUP.

  5. Beach Yoga: Many visitors enjoy practicing yoga on the sand with organized classes or individually while soaking in the ocean ambiance.

Please note that while snorkeling and diving are more interesting at beaches with rocks or a reef since fish prefer such environments, you won't find these activities readily available at Santa Monica Beach due to its sandy coastline.

Accommodations

There are several beach resorts and hotels in close proximity to Santa Monica Beach. Some recommended areas to stay include Ocean Avenue and Downtown Santa Monica due to their proximity to both the beach and local attractions such as the Santa Monica Pier and Third Street Promenade.

Beach Amenities

Santa Monica Beach offers a variety of amenities for visitors to enjoy, including:

  • Public restrooms and showers
  • Lifeguard stations
  • Beach volleyball courts
  • Bike and rollerblade rental shops
  • Picnic areas and playgrounds
  • Outdoor fitness equipment
  • Accessible beach wheelchairs

A holiday at Santa Monica Beach in Los Angeles County, California, offers a beautiful golden yellow sand beach with plenty of activities to enjoy, from surfing to beach volleyball. With numerous hotels and resorts nearby, it is an ideal destination for your next beach vacation.

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