Sea Temperature

Cancún Sea Temperature

(Today) Apr 2018

27.2°C / 81°F

Current weather

(few clouds)
28°C / 82°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

3 mph

Humidity

78%


The measurements for the water temperature in Cancún, Quintana Roo 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 Cancún water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Cancún
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 24.5 24.7 24.7 26.2 26.7 27.7 27.6 28.4 28.4 27.2 26.4 25.7
Max °C 26.7 26.8 27 27.5 28.6 29.2 29.9 30.5 30.1 29.9 28.4 27.3
Min °F 77 77.3 77.3 79.6 80.8 82.4 82.6 83.9 83.8 82 80.3 78.9
Max °F 79.2 79.4 79.6 80.9 82.7 83.9 84.9 86 85.5 84.7 82.3 80.5

7 day tide forecast for Cancún

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • High 05:27am
    (1.34m)
  • Low 12:36pm
    (0.17m)
  • High 05:47pm
    (1.07m)
  • Low 12:37am
    (0.07m)
  • High 06:19am
    (1.27m)
  • Low 01:20pm
    (0.10m)
  • High 06:49pm
    (1.21m)
  • Low 01:43am
    (0.11m)
  • High 07:07am
    (1.18m)
  • Low 02:01pm
    (0.03m)
  • High 07:44pm
    (1.33m)
  • Low 02:45am
    (0.13m)
  • High 07:51am
    (1.09m)
  • Low 02:40pm
    (-0.02m)
  • High 08:34pm
    (1.42m)
  • Low 03:42am
    (0.15m)
  • High 08:33am
    (0.99m)
  • Low 03:17pm
    (-0.07m)
  • High 09:21pm
    (1.48m)
  • Low 04:35am
    (0.16m)
  • High 09:14am
    (0.89m)
  • Low 03:54pm
    (-0.10m)
  • High 10:06pm
    (1.49m)
  • Low 05:25am
    (0.18m)
  • High 09:53am
    (0.80m)
  • Low 04:30pm
    (-0.11m)
  • High 10:49pm
    (1.47m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Cabo San Antonio, Cuba) 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 April sea temperatures

  • Max: 27.5°C / 81.4°F
  • Avg: 26.8°C / 80.2°F
  • Min: 26.2°C / 79.1°F
Cancún average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Cancún (21.174290, -86.846560)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Cancún 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 Cancún
Cancun, Cancún, Ciudad Cancun, Ciudad Cancún, Kankun, Kankunas, kan kun, kankun, Канкун, カンクン, 坎昆

Cancún average sea temperature chart