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Oak Harbor, WA

Population: 23,035
Photo Coutesy of josquin2000

Washington's reputation for rain is far from reality in Oak Harbor, WA, where the sun shines and the coast beckons. Situated on the beautiful Whidbey Island, the area offers everything from whale watching to the stunning views of Deception Pass State Park. And talk about a place to escape the heat, just check out the average summer temperature.

Bodies of Water: Pacific Ocean, Puget Sound

Activities: Scuba diving, whale watching, boating, kite-sailing, skim-boarding, fishing, crabbing

Summer High: 66.1 F

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