Sea Temperature

Cancún Sea Temperature

(Today) Oct 2018

28.9°C / 84°F

Current weather

26°C / 79°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

5 mph

Humidity

100%


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

ThuFriSatSunMonTueWed
  • High 03:43am
    (1.01m)
  • Low 10:25am
    (0.42m)
  • High 04:48pm
    (1.49m)
  • Low 12:07am
    (0.63m)
  • High 04:45am
    (1.09m)
  • Low 11:26am
    (0.46m)
  • High 05:33pm
    (1.48m)
  • Low 12:45am
    (0.59m)
  • High 05:44am
    (1.19m)
  • Low 12:24pm
    (0.49m)
  • High 06:14pm
    (1.47m)
  • Low 01:20am
    (0.53m)
  • High 06:37am
    (1.31m)
  • Low 01:20pm
    (0.52m)
  • High 06:52pm
    (1.44m)
  • Low 01:54am
    (0.46m)
  • High 07:26am
    (1.43m)
  • Low 02:14pm
    (0.53m)
  • High 07:30pm
    (1.40m)
  • Low 02:27am
    (0.38m)
  • High 08:12am
    (1.55m)
  • Low 03:06pm
    (0.54m)
  • High 08:06pm
    (1.35m)
  • Low 03:00am
    (0.30m)
  • High 08:56am
    (1.65m)
  • Low 03:57pm
    (0.55m)
  • High 08:42pm
    (1.28m)

*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 October sea temperatures

  • Max: 29.9°C / 85.7°F
  • Avg: 28.5°C / 83.3°F
  • Min: 27.2°C / 80.9°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