Weather Information

Weather on Catalina Island – Avalon, CA

Current Weather Updates:

Friday, February 17, 2017:


The following departures have been cancelled for today:
ALL departures from Dana Point, and from Avalon to Dana Point
San Pedro to Avalon 9:00 am
Avalon to San Pedro via Two Harbors 10:30 am
San Pedro to Two Harbors via Avalon 9:00 am
Two Harbors to San Pedro 11:30 am
San Pedro to Avalon via Two Harbors 4:20 pm
Avalon to San Pedro 6:45 pm
San Pedro to Two Harbors 4:20 pm
Two Harbors to San Pedro via Avalon 5:45 pm
Long Beach to Avalon 9:50am
Avalon to Long Beach 11:45am


Today’s scheduled departures from Newport Beach & Avalon have been cancelled.

The following hotels are offering stranded rates for guests unable to leave the Island due to weather conditions:
Hotel Metropole 310-510-1884 $99 + tax standard rooms

Aurora Hotel & Spa 310-510-0454 $99 +tax standard rooms

Catalina Island Vacation Rentals 310-510-2276 50% off

Hermosa Hotel & Cottages 310-510-1010 $50 + tax standard rooms

Hotel Catalina & Courtyard 310-510-0027 $85 + tax standard rooms
Garden Suites

Seaport Village Inn 310-510-0344 $99+ tax standard rooms

La Paloma Las Flores 310-510-0737 $80 + tax standard rooms

Holiday Inn Catalina Island 310-510-0325 $79 + tax standard rooms

Atwater Hotel 877-778-8322 $89 + tax standard room

Pavilion Hotel 877-778-8322 $99 + tax standard room

Catalina Island Inn 310-510-1623 $80 + tax standard room

Seacrest Inn 310-510-510-0800 50% off

Hotel St. Lauren 310-510-2299 $75 + tax

The Visitors Center on the Green Pleasure Pier is open till 5pm today and can be reached at (310) 510-1520



Year-Round Weather in Avalon, CA

You can enjoy beautiful weather year-round on Catalina Island. Blue skies and crystal clear waters await you. The dress code for the Island is “island casual.” A light sweater or jacket is recommended for cool evenings, as it gets chilly once the sun goes down. You may also appreciate a sweater or light jacket if you venture out on a boat during winter months. If you want to do any hiking, you may want to bring a good pair of sneakers or hiking boots. Don’t forget your swimsuit! The average ocean temperature hovers around 70 degrees in August, making it the warmest ocean water off the coast of California.

The weather on Catalina Island is described as a mild subtropical climate with warm year-round temperatures. The average high temperature during winter months is 63 and the average low temperature is 50 degrees Fahrenheit. The average high temperature during summer months hovers around 72 and the average low temperature is 65 degrees Fahrenheit.

Catalina receives an average of of precipitation a year, over 45 days, with January being the wettest month.

Average highs & lows (in Fahrenheit):

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 63° 63° 63° 64° 66° 68° 71° 72° 72° 70° 67° 63°
Low 50° 51° 52° 55° 58° 61° 64° 65° 64° 60° 54° 49°

Average Ocean Water Temperature

Summer (June-August) 70-75 degrees F
Fall (Sept – Nov) 65-70 degrees F
Winter (Dec. – Feb.) 59-65 degrees F
Spring (March-May) 65-70 degrees F

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