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OCEAN BEACH, SAN FRANCISCO, UNITED STATES BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
12°
 
Sea
12°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
16°
 
Sea
15°
 
OCEAN BEACH, SAN FRANCISCO, UNITED STATES BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Sat 18th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 12° 12° 14° 15° 15° 17° 12°
76% 74% 67% 76% 3% 0% 25% 8%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Sun 19th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 11° 13° 15° 15° 14° 12°
3% 6% 8% 0% 1% 4% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 11° 11° 13° 16° 16° 16° 13°
0% 5% 0% 3% 3% 13% 2% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 12° 12° 15° 17° 17° 16° 13°
0% 0% 0% 8% 0% 2% 6% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 12° 12° 13° 15° 16° 15° 13°
5% 31% 80% 25% 0% 3% 9% 31%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12° 11° 11° 13° 15° 15° 14° 12°
13% 14% 5% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11° 11° 11° 12° 14° 14° 14° 13°
5% 19% 30% 17% 3% 9% 31% 47%
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
17
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
20
kmh
22
kmh
21
kmh
21
kmh
21
kmh
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
0.7m
0.9m
0.9m
11.2s 11.0s 11.1s 11.3s 11.4s 11.2s 11.1s 11.0s
Sun 19th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
21
kmh
11
kmh
5
kmh
9
kmh
21
kmh
31
kmh
36
kmh
28
kmh
1.1m
0.7m
0.6m
1.1m
1.2m
1.7m
1.9m
1.6m
10.9s 10.7s 10.5s 10.4s 15.4s 15.4s 17.6s 17.4s
Mon 20th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16
kmh
9
kmh
1
kmh
6
kmh
12
kmh
23
kmh
21
kmh
17
kmh
1.0m
0.6m
0.1m
0.2m
1.1m
0.9m
1.1m
1.0m
17.2s 9.8s 10.1s 11.9s 12.2s 16.4s 16.4s 16.3s
Tue 21st May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
4
kmh
4
kmh
5
kmh
14
kmh
22
kmh
21
kmh
23
kmh
0.6m
0.4m
0.4m
1.0m
1.1m
1.0m
1.1m
1.2m
11.6s 11.5s 11.4s 11.4s 11.4s 15.4s 15.4s 15.3s
Wed 22nd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23
kmh
27
kmh
23
kmh
15
kmh
28
kmh
39
kmh
42
kmh
39
kmh
1.1m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
1.0m
1.5m
1.9m
1.6m
15.2s 8.1s 9.8s 9.7s 16.5s 16.4s 16.2s 15.8s
Thu 23rd May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
32
kmh
26
kmh
18
kmh
15
kmh
21
kmh
28
kmh
30
kmh
28
kmh
1.4m
1.0m
0.3m
0.2m
1.1m
1.1m
0.9m
0.9m
15.6s 11.6s 9.7s 9.7s 9.6s 13.2s 14.8s 14.6s
Fri 24th May
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
28
kmh
27
kmh
24
kmh
23
kmh
25
kmh
26
kmh
26
kmh
27
kmh
0.9m
1.2m
1.3m
1.1m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
0.9m
14.5s 14.4s 14.4s 14.4s 14.3s 14.3s 14.2s 14.0s
Sat 18th May
2:31 AM 8:16 AM 2:04 PM 8:40 PM
0.40 1.20 0.40 1.60
Sun 19th May
3:11 AM 9:22 AM 2:43 PM 9:05 PM
0.20 1.20 0.50 1.60
Mon 20th May
3:48 AM 10:21 AM 3:20 PM 9:32 PM
0.10 1.20 0.60 1.70
Tue 21st May
4:23 AM 11:14 AM 3:55 PM 10:01 PM
-0.10 1.20 0.70 1.80
Wed 22nd May
4:57 AM 12:03 PM 4:30 PM 10:33 PM
-0.20 1.30 0.80 1.80
Thu 23rd May
5:31 AM 12:51 PM 5:05 PM 11:08 PM
-0.30 1.30 0.90 1.90
Fri 24th May
6:08 AM 1:38 PM 5:41 PM 11:46 PM
-0.30 1.30 1.00 1.90
Sat 18th May
15°
0.0mm
23kmh SW
41%
Sun 19th May
15°
0.0mm
14kmh WSW
2%
Mon 20th May
17°
0.0mm
9kmh WSW
3%
Tue 21st May
17°
0.0mm
8kmh WSW
2%
Wed 22nd May
16°
0.0mm
13kmh WSW
23%
Thu 23rd May
16°
0.0mm
12kmh WSW
4%
Fri 24th May
15°
0.0mm
21kmh W
20%
Sat 25th May
15°
0.0mm
20kmh W
44%
Sun 26th May
15°
0.0mm
19kmh W
1%
Mon 27th May
15°
0.0mm
17kmh W
11%
Tue 28th May
17°
0.0mm
14kmh WSW
27%
Wed 29th May
16°
0.0mm
12kmh SW
23%
Thu 30th May
18°
0.0mm
10kmh WSW
15%
Fri 31st May
17°
0.0mm
13kmh SW
8%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 16° which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 12° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit. There will be no rainy days at all. Average cloud cover will be 16%.

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

Ocean Beach, San Francisco, California, United States

Ocean Beach is located on the western coast of San Francisco, California. It stretches for approximately 3.5 miles along the Great Highway, offering picturesque views of the Pacific Ocean and providing an excellent retreat for those looking to enjoy a beach holiday.

Beach Type

The beach at Ocean Beach is known for its coarse sand and some pebble areas. The sand is not powdery white but rather a mix of light brown and golden colors. Due to its location near the entrance to San Francisco Bay, this beach tends to have colder water temperatures and can be quite windy at times. However, this doesn't stop visitors from enjoying the beautiful scenery and various activities it has to offer.

Beach Activities

While Ocean Beach may not be ideal for snorkeling or diving due to its lack of rocks or a reef, there are still plenty of other activities that you can enjoy:

  1. Surfing: The waves at Ocean Beach can be quite challenging, making it a popular spot for experienced surfers.
  2. Kiteboarding: The windy conditions make Ocean Beach an ideal location for kiteboarding enthusiasts.
  3. Beach Volleyball: There are several volleyball courts available along the beach for public use.
  4. Bonfires: Ocean Beach allows bonfires in designated fire pits during certain times of the year (typically between March and October), making it a great spot to gather with friends and family around a cozy fire.
  5. Beachcombing: With its expansive shoreline, you're likely to find interesting shells and other treasures while exploring the beach.
  6. Nature Walks: Nearby attractions such as the Lands End Trail or Golden Gate Park offer scenic walking trails with stunning views of both the ocean and surrounding landscape.

Accommodations

Ocean Beach does not have any beach resorts directly on the shore; however, there are several hotels and vacation rentals in the surrounding neighborhoods. Some suggested areas to stay in include:

  • The Sunset District, which is located just east of Ocean Beach and offers a variety of accommodations, from budget-friendly motels to charming bed and breakfasts.
  • The Richmond District, situated north of Ocean Beach, provides additional lodging options and easy access to popular attractions such as the California Academy of Sciences and the de Young Museum.

Beach Amenities

Ocean Beach offers a range of amenities for visitors, including:

  • Public restrooms
  • Outdoor showers
  • Picnic tables
  • Barbecue grills
  • Designated fire pits (seasonal)
  • Public parking lots

Ocean Beach in San Francisco may not be your typical tropical getaway with white sands and warm waters; however, it still offers a unique beach experience with a variety of activities to enjoy. From surfing the challenging waves to cozying up around a bonfire or exploring nearby nature trails, there's something for everyone at this beautiful coastal destination.

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