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My Water Quality - Safe to Swim

What are the Current Swimming Advisories for My Coastal Beach?

Swimming on the beach

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Ocean Beaches

This interactive map provides access to the most current information on postings and closures.

  • Postings - Warnings to avoid contact with the water. Monitoring shows bacteria levels exceed standards.
  • Closures - Prohibitions on uses of water. Imminent public health threats, such as sewage spills.

This information is updated daily to weekly, depending on the county.


View Posting and Closure Information
  • Click on a county or
  • Select from the Show County Info menu.

Freshwater Lakes and Streams

A few county health agencies provide creek and lake information along with ocean beach information. Otherwise, lake and stream information is currently unavailable electronically.