Sea Temperature

Cabo San Lucas Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

25.6°C / 78°F

Current weather

26°C / 78°F
(few clouds)

Partly cloudy

6 mph



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.

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.

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

7 day tide forecast for Cabo San Lucas

  • High 10:17am
  • Low 08:12pm
  • High 05:04am
  • Low 09:33pm
  • High 05:14am
  • Low 12:37pm
  • High 05:19pm
  • Low 10:34pm
  • High 05:31am
  • Low 12:47pm
  • High 06:25pm
  • Low 11:20pm
  • High 05:54am
  • Low 01:14pm
  • High 07:15pm
  • Low 12:00am
  • High 06:22am
  • Low 01:47pm
  • High 08:03pm
  • Low 12:38am
  • High 06:52am
  • Low 02:24pm
  • High 08:50pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (La Paz, Baja California Sur) 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 December sea temperatures

  • Max: 26.4°C / 79.5°F
  • Avg: 24.1°C / 75.4°F
  • Min: 21.8°C / 71.2°F
Cabo San Lucas average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Cabo San Lucas are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Cabo San Lucas (22.890880, -109.912380)


Whilst sea temperatures for Cabo San Lucas 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 Cabo San Lucas
Cabo San Lucas, Kabo-San-Lukas, San Lucas, Кабо-Сан-Лукас

Cabo San Lucas average sea temperature chart