Cancún Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2017

27.2°C / 81°F

Current weather

(few clouds)
25°C / 77°F

Partly cloudy

10 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Cancún, Quintana Roo are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

7 day tide forecast for Cancún

  • High 02:38am
  • Low 09:18am
  • High 02:02pm
  • Low 09:19pm
  • High 03:36am
  • Low 10:24am
  • High 02:43pm
  • Low 10:02pm
  • High 04:32am
  • Low 11:28am
  • High 03:27pm
  • Low 10:46pm
  • High 05:23am
  • Low 12:26pm
  • High 04:15pm
  • Low 11:31pm
  • High 06:11am
  • Low 01:18pm
  • High 05:04pm
  • Low 12:16am
  • High 06:55am
  • Low 02:05pm
  • High 05:52pm
  • Low 01:00am
  • High 07:37am
  • Low 02:47pm
  • High 06:41pm

*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 January sea temperatures

  • Max: 26.6°C / 79.9°F
  • Avg: 25.6°C / 78.1°F
  • Min: 24.4°C / 76.0°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 (21.17429, -86.84656)


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