Beach Weather in Monterey State Beach, Monterey, United States

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
18°
 
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
17°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 10° 10° 12° 12° 10° 10°
65% 65% 77% 54% 53% 52% 100% 100%
0.4mm 0.6mm 0.3mm 0.4mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.7mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 12° 10°
75% 55% 89% 74% 15% 10% 15% 25%
0.2mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 13° 14° 13° 11°
45% 77% 42% 45% 58% 56% 100% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 10° 11° 13° 14° 13° 11°
100% 46% 44% 82% 78% 80% 74% 62%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.1mm
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 10° 10° 11° 13° 13° 11° 10°
80% 81% 93% 75% 59% 7% 0% 1%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Fri 8th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10° 14° 15° 12° 10°
4% 4% 0% 2% 3% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Sat 9th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 13° 14° 12° 11°
33% 78% 33% 52% 70% 19% 41% 44%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
14°
Sun 3rd March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
30
kmh
28
kmh
20
kmh
18
kmh
21
kmh
21
kmh
14
kmh
18
kmh
1.1m
1.0m
0.8m
0.7m
0.8m
0.7m
0.6m
0.7m
13.4s 13.1s 12.7s 12.6s 12.6s 12.5s 12.4s 12.3s
Mon 4th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15
kmh
17
kmh
14
kmh
10
kmh
5
kmh
4
kmh
6
kmh
4
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.3m
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
0.1m
12.1s 11.9s 11.7s 11.6s 11.4s 11.2s 11.0s 10.8s
Tue 5th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
3
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
6
kmh
11
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
12
kmh
0.1m
0.2m
0.7m
0.1m
0.1m
1.4m
1.1m
1.1m
10.5s 10.3s 10.2s 10.0s 9.7s 9.6s 9.4s 9.1s
Wed 6th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
14
kmh
12
kmh
9
kmh
2
kmh
18
kmh
28
kmh
26
kmh
1.0m
1.1m
1.1m
0.5m
1.0m
1.2m
1.3m
1.3m
8.9s 8.7s 8.5s 8.3s 8.3s 8.2s 14.1s 8.2s
Thu 7th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
32
kmh
25
kmh
12
kmh
6
kmh
31
kmh
32
kmh
30
kmh
19
kmh
1.4m
1.2m
0.4m
0.3m
1.1m
1.2m
1.3m
0.8m
11.2s 11.0s 9.8s 10.1s 12.9s 12.9s 14.0s 11.0s
Fri 8th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
14
kmh
15
kmh
15
kmh
17
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.7m
1.1m
1.3m
0.7m
9.3s 9.1s 8.5s 7.6s 7.0s 10.3s 8.0s 9.9s
Sat 9th March
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
13
kmh
11
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
7
kmh
11
kmh
17
kmh
0.5m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
11.9s 11.9s 11.2s 10.8s 10.7s 12.4s 12.9s 12.4s
Sun 3rd March
2:56 AM 10:42 AM 6:40 PM 9:47 PM
1.50 0.20 1.00 1.10
Mon 4th March
4:00 AM 11:53 AM 7:41 PM 11:28 PM
1.50 0.10 1.10 1.10
Tue 5th March
5:11 AM 12:55 PM 8:19 PM
1.60 -0.10 1.20
Wed 6th March
12:42 AM 6:20 AM 1:48 PM 8:52 PM
1.00 1.70 -0.20 1.30
Thu 7th March
1:41 AM 7:22 AM 2:34 PM 9:22 PM
0.90 1.80 -0.30 1.40
Fri 8th March
2:32 AM 8:19 AM 3:17 PM 9:53 PM
0.70 1.80 -0.30 1.50
Sat 9th March
3:22 AM 9:14 AM 3:57 PM 10:25 PM
0.50 1.80 -0.20 1.60
Sun 3rd March
13°
2.7mm
15kmh WSW
70%
Mon 4th March
12°
0.3mm
6kmh N
44%
Tue 5th March
14°
0.0mm
3kmh SW
65%
Wed 6th March
15°
0.4mm
6kmh ESE
70%
Thu 7th March
13°
0.0mm
16kmh NW
49%
Fri 8th March
15°
0.0mm
9kmh ESE
1%
Sat 9th March
14°
0.0mm
6kmh WNW
46%
Sun 10th March
13°
0.0mm
9kmh WNW
36%
Mon 11th March
13°
0.0mm
6kmh SSW
60%
Tue 12th March
13°
0.1mm
8kmh WNW
45%
Wed 13th March
12°
1.1mm
17kmh WNW
75%
Thu 14th March
15°
0.0mm
11kmh SE
4%
Fri 15th March
17°
0.0mm
8kmh ESE
19%
Sat 16th March
18°
0.0mm
8kmh NNW
14%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 14° which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 13° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. There will be 5 days of very light rain with an average of 0.9mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 43%.

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

Holiday at Monterey State Beach, Monterey, California

Located in Monterey County, California, United States, Monterey State Beach is a beautiful coastal destination that offers a variety of activities and amenities for visitors to enjoy. The beach itself features a mix of sand types, including powdery white sand in some areas and coarser yellow sand in others. There are also some rocky areas along the shore that provide interesting opportunities for snorkeling and diving.

Beach Activities

The diverse beach landscape at Monterey State Beach offers many different activities for visitors to enjoy:

  1. Snorkeling and Diving: The rocky areas along the shoreline create a great environment for marine life, making snorkeling and diving popular activities at this beach. The underwater kelp forests found in this region are home to numerous fish species and other sea creatures.
  2. Kayaking: The calm waters of the bay make it an ideal location for kayaking. Paddle out into the bay to explore the kelp forests and get up close with seals, sea otters, and other marine life.
  3. Surfing: While not as famous as nearby Santa Cruz or Big Sur, Monterey State Beach has its own surf scene with several breaks suitable for beginner to intermediate surfers.
  4. Beachcombing: Take a leisurely stroll along the shoreline while searching for unique shells, driftwood or even the occasional piece of sea glass.
  5. Wildlife Watching: Keep an eye out for California's iconic sea otters that can often be spotted frolicking in the waves or resting on nearby rocks.

Accommodations

There are several hotels and resorts located near Monterey State Beach to suit various budgets and preferences:

  • Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa: This upscale hotel overlooks the water and offers luxurious accommodations with stunning views of the coastline.
  • InterContinental The Clement Monterey: Another high-end option located right on Cannery Row, featuring comfortable rooms and a full-service spa.
  • Hotel Pacific: For a more budget-friendly option, this charming boutique hotel is located within walking distance of the beach and other popular attractions.

For those looking to stay near the beach, consider booking accommodation in the Cannery Row or Downtown Monterey areas. Both locations provide easy access to the beach as well as nearby attractions such as the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Fisherman's Wharf, and historic downtown Monterey.

Beach Amenities

Monterey State Beach offers a variety of amenities for visitors to enjoy during their stay:

  • Restrooms and showers
  • Picnic tables and barbecue grills
  • Paved walkways for walking or biking
  • Nearby parking facilities (some may require fees)
  • Wheelchair-accessible ramps to the beach
  • Lifeguard services during peak season

With its picturesque coastal scenery, diverse range of activities, and convenient amenities, Monterey State Beach is an ideal destination for a relaxing holiday by the sea.

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