Sea Temperature

Copenhagen Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2018

3.9°C / 39°F

Current weather

-1°C / 31°F

Partly cloudy

11 mph



The measurements for the water temperature in Copenhagen, Capital Region 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 Copenhagen water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Copenhagen
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C -0.3 -0.3 0 3.1 7.1 12.2 14.7 15.3 13.1 9.1 6.2 3.3
Max °C 5.5 4.9 4.8 8.4 13.2 17.6 20.5 20.3 19.5 16 11.5 8
Min °F 33.9 33.6 33.9 39.7 47.2 56.1 60.8 61.5 58.1 51.1 45.2 39.8
Max °F 39.6 38.7 38.7 45 53.3 61.5 66.6 66.5 64.5 58 50.5 44.5

7 day tide forecast for Copenhagen

  • High 05:45am
  • Low 12:02pm
  • High 06:11pm
  • Low 12:05am
  • High 06:21am
  • Low 12:43pm
  • High 06:50pm
  • Low 12:47am
  • High 07:03am
  • Low 01:30pm
  • High 07:36pm
  • Low 01:37am
  • High 07:55am
  • Low 02:24pm
  • High 08:34pm
  • Low 02:38am
  • High 08:58am
  • Low 03:28pm
  • High 09:40pm
  • Low 03:48am
  • High 10:09am
  • Low 04:36pm
  • High 10:51pm
  • Low 05:01am
  • High 11:25am
  • Low 05:42pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Esbjerg, Denmark) 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: -0.3°C / 31.6°F
  • Avg: 2.6°C / 36.7°F
  • Min: 5.5°C / 41.8°F
Copenhagen average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Copenhagen (55.675940, 12.565530)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Copenhagen 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 Copenhagen
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Copenhagen average sea temperature chart