Cabo San Lucas Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

21.3°C / 70.3°F

The water will feel tepid. Swimming will be tolerable without a wetsuit, although it will take a little getting used to. If you intend to stay in the water for a while a 3/2mm wetsuit will be ideal.

Current weather

21°C / 71°F
(overcast clouds)
Partly cloudy
Wind
4 mph
Humidity
72%

The measurements for the water temperature in Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur 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.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Cabo San Lucas water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Cabo San Lucas average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Cabo San Lucas
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 20.2 20.3 20.2 19.6 21.4 20.1 22.7 26.7 27.9 27.2 24.5 21.8
Max °C 24.7 22.7 22.6 23.4 25.6 26.1 28.8 30.2 31 30.7 29.1 26.4
Min °F 70.1 69.5 69.3 68.8 72.2 70.6 75.3 81.4 83.4 82.3 77.9 73.1
Max °F 74.6 71.9 71.7 72.6 76.4 76.6 81.4 84.9 86.5 85.8 82.5 77.7

The warmest water temperature is in September with an average around 84.9°F / 29.4°C. The coldest month is March with an average water temperature of 70.5°F / 21.4°C.


7 day tide forecast for Cabo San Lucas

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • Low 12:07pm
    (-0.05m)
  • High 7:27pm
    (0.7m)
  • Low 1:07am
    (0.5m)
  • High 5:04am
    (0.56m)
  • Low 12:38pm
    (-0.06m)
  • High 7:21pm
    (0.72m)
  • Low 12:51am
    (0.36m)
  • High 6:12am
    (0.63m)
  • Low 1:02pm
    (-0.04m)
  • High 7:26pm
    (0.75m)
  • Low 1:10am
    (0.22m)
  • High 6:55am
    (0.69m)
  • Low 1:24pm
    (-0.01m)
  • High 7:36pm
    (0.78m)
  • Low 1:35am
    (0.1m)
  • High 7:30am
    (0.72m)
  • Low 1:42pm
    (0.02m)
  • High 7:47pm
    (0.82m)
  • Low 2:03am
    (-0.01m)
  • High 8:03am
    (0.72m)
  • Low 1:58pm
    (0.06m)
  • High 8:00pm
    (0.87m)
  • Low 2:31am
    (-0.1m)
  • High 8:35am
    (0.7m)
  • Low 2:11pm
    (0.11m)
  • High 8:13pm
    (0.93m)
7 day tide times for Cabo San Lucas

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.