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Seaside is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, with a population of 33,025 as of the 2010 census. Seaside is located 2.25mi east-northeast of Monterey, at an elevation of 33ft. Seaside is the home of California State University, Monterey Bay and the Monterey College of Law, which are located on the site of the former military base Fort Ord. It is the home of the Bayonet and Black Horse golf courses, once also part of the Fort Ord military base, now open to the public, and host to PGA Tour events, including the 2012 PGA Professional National ChampionshipGeographySeaside is located at.According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 9.4sqmi, of which, 9.2sqmi of it is land and 0.1sqmi of it (1.48%) is water. According to the maps of the United States Geological Survey, the elevation ranges from 0to.The climate is a cool Mediterranean type, strongly influenced by the prevailing winds from the west, which blow over the Pacific Coast's cool ocean currents from Alaska. At the nearest National Weather Service Climate Station, in the City of Monterey at 385 feet elevation: The coldest month is January, with an average daily high of 15.5°C; the warmest month is September, with an average daily high of 22°C; the average daily low is 6°C in January and 11.5°C in September; and the average rainfall is 50cm per year, with 90.3% falling during November through April. The weather can be much hotter when the winds blow from the east: Since 1906, there have been 11 days with a high of 37.8°C or higher; all 11 days occurred in June, September, or October.Seaside is in Monterey County. When using our United States travel planning site to make an itinerary online, Seaside holidays come together around your tastes, interests, and requirements, with us taking care of the logistics.
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