Cancún Water Temperature

(Today) 2021

28.4°C / 83.1°F

Current weather

19°C / 66°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy

Wind

2 mph

Humidity

94%


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 water temp

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.

Cancún average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Cancún
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 24 24.1 24.2 25.8 26.4 27.5 27.1 28.1 28.1 26.7 25.8 25.1
Max °C 26.5 26.4 26.4 27.1 28.3 29 29.8 30.5 30.1 29.8 28 26.8
Min °F 76.2 76.3 76.4 78.9 80.2 82.1 81.8 83.5 83.4 81.3 79.3 77.8
Max °F 78.7 78.6 78.6 80.2 82.1 83.6 84.5 85.9 85.4 84.4 81.5 79.5

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 84.7°F / 29.3°C. The coldest month is January with an average water temperature of 77.4°F / 25.2°C.


7 day tide forecast for Cancún

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • High 2:20am
    (0.3m)
  • Low 8:43am
    (0.13m)
  • High 2:42pm
    (0.44m)
  • Low 10:08pm
    (0.11m)
  • High 3:31am
    (0.36m)
  • Low 9:59am
    (0.15m)
  • High 3:27pm
    (0.42m)
  • Low 10:45pm
    (0.07m)
  • High 4:35am
    (0.42m)
  • Low 11:17am
    (0.16m)
  • High 4:13pm
    (0.39m)
  • Low 11:25pm
    (0.02m)
  • High 5:34am
    (0.48m)
  • Low 12:31pm
    (0.15m)
  • High 5:01pm
    (0.35m)
  • Low 12:08am
    (-0.03m)
  • High 6:31am
    (0.53m)
  • Low 1:40pm
    (0.14m)
  • High 5:50pm
    (0.32m)
  • Low 12:54am
    (-0.07m)
  • High 7:26am
    (0.57m)
  • Low 2:44pm
    (0.13m)
  • High 6:41pm
    (0.29m)
  • Low 1:42am
    (-0.1m)
  • High 8:21am
    (0.6m)
  • Low 3:45pm
    (0.12m)
  • High 7:33pm
    (0.27m)
7 day tide times for Cancún

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Cabo San Antonio, Cuba) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.