๐Ÿ–
doran-beach-bodega-bay-california beach

Doran Beach

4

Bodega Bay, California, United States

  • ๐ŸŒŸ BeachNearby Score: 76/100
  • ๐Ÿ“ Location: Bodega Bay, California, United States
  • ๐Ÿ”“ Public beach: ?
  • ๐Ÿ’ธ Free entry: ?
  • โณ Sandy: Yes
  • ๐Ÿ“ Beach length: 6.52km (big)
  • ๐Ÿ—ฃ Country's language: English
  • ๐Ÿ’ฐ Country's currency: United States dollar (USD $)
  • ๐Ÿ—ณ Rated 82 times
  • ๐ŸŒ Last updated on: April 26, 2022

About Doran Beach

Doran Beach is a family-friendly, safe, pristine, beautiful, clean and relaxing and big sandy beach in Bodega Bay. Everything around you is peaceful, natural, relaxing. It's a clothing optional beach and when it's not crowded it is a nice place. There's nothing like sunbathing and swimming au naturel. It has clear water, friendly locals, and good 3G+ coverage. The water there is clear, but it's not the best beach to swim safely. It's around 6.52km in length, and there are no shades. It is never crowded here. There are no amenities so bring what you need and please don't leave anything behind. The views are good but you need to watch out for the weather because it's not always good, so check The best time to visit Doran Beach to be prepared. The beautiful scenery includes rocks, sea shells, and seaweed - prepare your camera!

Safety and Access

You can go to this beach by walking or hiking and car - note that it's not that easy to get there.Be aware that this is a clothing optional beach (so there might be nudist zones). Dogs allowed all year round. Doran Beach is usually not a great place to swim There is parking space nearby. Pay attention if you go swimming because there are sharks in the water. Doran Beach is usually calm and laid-back.

Infrastructure

There are no chairs for rent, outside shower, and umbrella for rent.

Things to do on Doran Beach

Doran Beach offers a lot of space for relaxation, sunbathing, and family games. The water here is suitable for surfing and fishing. Walking and watching the sunset can be enjoyed as well.

The best time to visit Doran Beach

๐ŸŒดGood weather and less crowd:

June, July, August, September are the best months to visit Doran Beach and other beaches in Bodega Bay, because that's when the temperatures are warm and there's probably less crowd (not guaranteed).

โ˜€๏ธHottest months:

June, July, August, September

โ„๏ธColdest and โ›ˆ Rainiest months:

January, February, March, December

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature14ยฐ C14ยฐ C15ยฐ C16ยฐ C18ยฐ C21ยฐ C22ยฐ C22ยฐ C23ยฐ C21ยฐ C17ยฐ C13ยฐ C
Night Temperature8ยฐ C8ยฐ C8ยฐ C9ยฐ C10ยฐ C12ยฐ C12ยฐ C13ยฐ C13ยฐ C12ยฐ C10ยฐ C8ยฐ C
Humidity75%76%78%76%76%73%75%76%71%69%71%75%
Clouds36%34%38%29%26%16%12%14%12%18%26%36%
Rain88mm111mm84mm28mm25mm5mm2mm1mm3mm24mm37mm77mm
Winds11km/h14km/h14km/h16km/h16km/h16km/h13km/h12km/h12km/h11km/h11km/h11km/h
Sunshine9h/day9h/day10h/day12h/day14h/day15h/day15h/day14h/day13h/day11h/day9h/day8h/day

Enjoyed this guide? Share it with your friends:

General info

  • ๐ŸŒŸ BeachNearby Score: 76/100
  • ๐Ÿ“ Location: Bodega Bay, California, United States
  • ๐Ÿ”“ Public beach: ?
  • ๐Ÿ’ธ Free entry: ?
  • โณ Sandy: Yes
  • ๐Ÿ“ Beach length: 6.52km (big)
  • ๐Ÿ—ฃ Country's language: English
  • ๐Ÿ’ฐ Country's currency: United States dollar (USD $)
  • ๐Ÿ—ณ Rated 82 times
  • ๐ŸŒ Last updated on: April 26, 2022

Allowed

Ratings

Accessible by

Amenities

Vibe

Public

Occupancy

Activities

Nearby

Animals

Scenery

Emojis by Twemoji (Twitter). Icons by Fontawesome. Some data from ยฉ OpenStreetMap.

Terms of Use

Copyright ยฉ2022 beachnearby.com | Created by@gvrizzo