Sea Temperature

Cape Coast Sea Temperature

(Today) Aug 2018

25.6°C / 78°F

Current weather

22°C / 72°F
(light rain)

Partly cloudy
Wind

5 mph

Humidity

96%


The measurements for the water temperature in Cape Coast, Central are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the sea surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Cape Coast water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Cape Coast
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 26.4 26.9 27.5 27.5 27.5 24.7 23.3 22.8 23.2 25.2 27.6 27.2
Max °C 29 29.3 29.7 30.1 29.7 29.6 26.5 25.1 26.5 28.6 29.3 29.7
Min °F 80.6 81.4 82.4 82.5 82.4 78.4 75.2 73.9 75 78.7 82.3 81.9
Max °F 83.2 83.8 84.6 85.1 84.6 83.3 78.4 76.2 78.3 82.1 84 84.4

7 day tide forecast for Cape Coast

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 03:29am
    (0.65m)
  • High 10:11am
    (1.28m)
  • Low 04:49pm
    (0.61m)
  • High 11:12pm
    (1.09m)
  • Low 04:46am
    (0.72m)
  • High 11:19am
    (1.25m)
  • Low 06:03pm
    (0.58m)
  • High 12:34am
    (1.12m)
  • Low 06:06am
    (0.74m)
  • High 12:24pm
    (1.25m)
  • Low 07:02pm
    (0.52m)
  • High 01:36am
    (1.19m)
  • Low 07:10am
    (0.71m)
  • High 01:18pm
    (1.29m)
  • Low 07:48pm
    (0.45m)
  • High 02:21am
    (1.26m)
  • Low 07:59am
    (0.66m)
  • High 02:03pm
    (1.34m)
  • Low 08:26pm
    (0.39m)
  • High 02:58am
    (1.33m)
  • Low 08:39am
    (0.60m)
  • High 02:41pm
    (1.39m)
  • Low 09:00pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 03:29am
    (1.39m)
  • Low 09:15am
    (0.54m)
  • High 03:16pm
    (1.43m)
  • Low 09:33pm
    (0.29m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Takoradi, Ghana) and may differ by up to half and hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.

Average August sea temperatures

  • Max: 25.1°C / 77.1°F
  • Avg: 23.9°C / 75°F
  • Min: 22.8°C / 73°F
Cape Coast average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Cape Coast are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Cape Coast (5.105350, -1.246600)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Cape Coast are as accurate as current data allows, there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions. Time of day and wind direction may have a temporary local effect as can water flows from neraby rivers.

Alternate names for Cape Coast
Cabo Corso, Cape Coast, Cape Coast Castle, Igua Ogwa, Ogwa

Cape Coast average sea temperature chart