Cowes Sea Temperature

(Today) 2024

7.9°C / 46.3°F

The water will feel cold. All but the most ardent watersports enthusiasts will be thinking of packing up for the winter. If not we'd suggest a thick 5/4mm wetsuit along with some boots and a hood.

Current weather

7°C / 44°F
(overcast clouds)
Partly cloudy
Wind
3 mph
Humidity
94%

The measurements for the water temperature in Cowes, England 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.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Cowes water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Cowes average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Cowes
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 7.9 7.8 7.4 8.5 10.1 12 14.3 15.6 16.4 15.1 12.7 10.2
Max °C 11.4 10.4 10 11.2 12.7 14.8 16.2 17.9 18.1 17.3 15.9 13.4
Min °F 47.6 47.1 46.4 48.3 51.2 54.7 58.5 61 62.2 60.1 56.1 51.6
Max °F 51.1 49.7 49 51 53.8 57.5 60.4 63.3 63.9 62.3 59.3 54.8

The warmest water temperature is in September with an average around 63°F / 17.2°C. The coldest month is March with an average water temperature of 47.7°F / 8.7°C.


7 day tide forecast for Cowes

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • High 05:54am
    (3.49m)
  • Low 11:40am
    (1.94m)
  • High 06:51pm
    (3.44m)
  • Low 12:41am
    (2.01m)
  • High 07:29am
    (3.52m)
  • Low 01:34pm
    (1.75m)
  • High 08:32pm
    (3.61m)
  • Low 02:08am
    (1.74m)
  • High 09:00am
    (3.72m)
  • Low 02:36pm
    (1.39m)
  • High 09:43pm
    (3.91m)
  • Low 03:01am
    (1.37m)
  • High 09:58am
    (3.99m)
  • Low 03:24pm
    (1m)
  • High 10:29pm
    (4.18m)
  • Low 03:47am
    (1m)
  • High 10:39am
    (4.23m)
  • Low 04:07pm
    (0.64m)
  • High 11:05pm
    (4.39m)
  • Low 04:30am
    (0.69m)
  • High 11:17am
    (4.4m)
  • Low 04:51pm
    (0.38m)
  • High 11:42pm
    (4.53m)
  • Low 05:00am
    (0.47m)
  • High 11:56am
    (4.5m)
  • Low 05:21pm
    (0.25m)
7 day tide times for Cowes

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