Beach Weather in Moonlight State Beach, Encinitas, United States

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MOONLIGHT STATE BEACH, ENCINITAS, UNITED STATES BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
18°
 
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
20°
Swim
Sea
19°
Swim
Sea
17°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
MOONLIGHT STATE BEACH, ENCINITAS, UNITED STATES BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Tue 23rd April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 15° 15° 15° 16° 16° 15° 14°
86% 89% 90% 89% 25% 15% 100% 39%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Wed 24th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 15° 16° 16° 15° 15°
57% 80% 86% 58% 4% 48% 91% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Thu 25th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 14° 14° 15° 16° 16° 15° 15°
100% 96% 83% 79% 18% 23% 57% 84%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Fri 26th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 15° 16° 16° 16° 15°
66% 60% 79% 71% 22% 73% 87% 99%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Sat 27th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 15° 17° 17° 16° 15°
99% 94% 78% 72% 20% 4% 9% 38%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Sun 28th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 16° 17° 17° 16° 15°
45% 64% 45% 12% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Mon 29th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 14° 15° 16° 18° 18° 17° 16°
1% 5% 24% 35% 6% 23% 56% 69%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
17°
Tue 23rd April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
7
kmh
8
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
14
kmh
12
kmh
0.6m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.5m
14.6s 14.5s 14.4s 14.5s 14.5s 15.7s 15.6s 15.8s
Wed 24th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
7
kmh
8
kmh
10
kmh
18
kmh
23
kmh
22
kmh
20
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
0.9m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
15.9s 13.6s 15.4s 14.8s 14.8s 14.9s 15.0s 15.0s
Thu 25th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17
kmh
19
kmh
17
kmh
13
kmh
14
kmh
20
kmh
17
kmh
13
kmh
0.7m
0.9m
0.9m
0.6m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.6m
14.7s 14.5s 14.4s 14.3s 14.2s 14.1s 13.8s 13.7s
Fri 26th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
13
kmh
9
kmh
10
kmh
16
kmh
21
kmh
33
kmh
28
kmh
0.6m
0.6m
0.9m
1.0m
1.0m
0.9m
1.2m
1.3m
13.6s 13.6s 5.5s 6.2s 6.6s 13.1s 12.7s 16.7s
Sat 27th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
22
kmh
13
kmh
2
kmh
12
kmh
18
kmh
14
kmh
10
kmh
9
kmh
1.0m
0.7m
0.5m
0.6m
0.7m
1.1m
0.5m
0.5m
16.6s 7.9s 7.6s 7.5s 7.5s 7.6s 9.0s 9.1s
Sun 28th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
12
kmh
9
kmh
8
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
8
kmh
5
kmh
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.5m
0.9m
1.1m
1.0m
9.0s 8.9s 8.8s 8.8s 8.9s 8.9s 8.8s 8.6s
Mon 29th April
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
9
kmh
9
kmh
8
kmh
12
kmh
11
kmh
7
kmh
8
kmh
0.5m
0.3m
0.3m
0.3m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
0.5m
8.9s 8.7s 8.4s 8.5s 9.2s 9.2s 9.4s 9.5s
Tue 23rd April
3:52 AM 10:02 AM 3:24 PM 9:41 PM
-0.10 1.20 0.30 1.70
Wed 24th April
4:24 AM 10:38 AM 3:45 PM 10:03 PM
-0.10 1.10 0.40 1.70
Thu 25th April
4:58 AM 11:17 AM 4:05 PM 10:29 PM
-0.10 1.10 0.50 1.70
Fri 26th April
5:37 AM 12:03 PM 4:27 PM 10:58 PM
-0.10 1.00 0.60 1.70
Sat 27th April
6:23 AM 1:02 PM 4:49 PM 11:35 PM
-0.10 0.90 0.70 1.60
Sun 28th April
7:21 AM 2:32 PM 5:16 PM
-0.10 0.80 0.80
Mon 29th April
12:23 AM 8:32 AM 4:43 PM 6:15 PM
1.50 0.00 0.90 0.90
Tue 23rd April
17°
0.0mm
17kmh W
66%
Wed 24th April
16°
0.0mm
15kmh W
65%
Thu 25th April
16°
0.4mm
14kmh W
67%
Fri 26th April
17°
0.0mm
17kmh SW
69%
Sat 27th April
18°
0.2mm
14kmh SSW
51%
Sun 28th April
17°
0.0mm
12kmh WSW
20%
Mon 29th April
18°
0.0mm
14kmh SSW
27%
Tue 30th April
18°
0.0mm
17kmh SSW
25%
Wed 1st May
18°
0.0mm
17kmh SSW
19%
Thu 2nd May
17°
0.0mm
21kmh WSW
16%
Fri 3rd May
15°
0.0mm
18kmh WSW
33%
Sat 4th May
16°
0.0mm
13kmh W
35%
Sun 5th May
17°
6.0mm
18kmh SSW
58%
Mon 6th May
18°
0.3mm
14kmh WSW
45%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 17° which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 16° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. There will be 4 days of very light rain with an average of 1.7mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 43%.

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

**Moonlight State Beach, Encinitas, San Diego County, California**

Moonlight State Beach is a beautiful and popular beach destination located in Encinitas, San Diego County, California. The beach features soft golden sand and is known for its family-friendly atmosphere, making it an ideal choice for a relaxing beach holiday.

Beach Type

The beach at Moonlight State Beach has soft golden sand that is not too coarse but rather smooth and comfortable to walk on. The shoreline also has some rocky areas and tide pools where visitors can explore marine life during low tides.

Beach Activities

  1. Surfing: Moonlight State Beach is well-known for its consistent surf breaks that cater to both beginners and experienced surfers. Surf lessons and board rentals are available at local surf shops.
  2. Swimming: The beach has lifeguards on duty during the day, making it a safe place for swimming.
  3. Volleyball: There are several volleyball courts available on the beach for visitors to enjoy a game with friends or family.
  4. Tide Pool Exploration: During low tides, explore the tide pools along the rocky areas of the shoreline to discover various marine life such as sea anemones, crabs, and small fish.
  5. Sunbathing & Relaxing: With ample space and soft golden sand, Moonlight State Beach is an excellent spot for sunbathing or simply relaxing by the ocean.

Accommodation Options

There are no beach resorts directly on Moonlight State Beach; however, there are several hotels and vacation rentals nearby in Encinitas and neighboring towns such as Cardiff-by-the-Sea or Carlsbad. For a more luxurious experience with amenities like spas and fine dining options, consider staying at resorts in nearby La Jolla or Del Mar.

Beach Amenities

Moonlight State Beach offers a range of amenities for visitors, including:

  • Lifeguards on duty during daytime hours
  • Restrooms and showers
  • Picnic areas with tables and barbecues
  • A children's playground
  • Volleyball courts
  • Onsite snack bar (open seasonally)
  • Ample parking facilities

A holiday at Moonlight State Beach in Encinitas, San Diego County, California, offers a fun and relaxing experience with its golden sandy beach, exciting beach activities such as surfing and tide pool exploration, and convenient amenities. The beach's family-friendly atmosphere makes it an ideal destination for vacationers looking to unwind by the ocean.

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