Sea Temperature

Dartmouth Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2017

8.9°C / 48°F

Current weather

(light shower snow)
-7°C / 20°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

14 mph

Humidity

85%


The measurements for the sea temperature in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia 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.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly water temperatures over several years.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Dartmouth
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C -0.1 -0.9 -0.3 0.1 2.4 6.1 12 15.2 14.2 11.2 6.5 2.5
Max °C 5.7 2.5 2.1 5.3 8.1 12.7 16.2 19.1 19 16.4 11.7 8.6
Min °F 34.1 31.7 32.5 34.3 38.6 45.6 55.3 60.9 59.5 54.2 45.8 38.9
Max °F 39.9 35.1 34.8 39.5 44.3 52.2 59.5 64.8 64.3 59.4 51 45

7 day tide forecast for Dartmouth

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • Low 12:56am
    (0.57m)
  • High 06:37am
    (1.79m)
  • Low 01:26pm
    (0.36m)
  • High 07:12pm
    (1.66m)
  • Low 01:34am
    (0.58m)
  • High 07:18am
    (1.81m)
  • Low 02:01pm
    (0.34m)
  • High 07:53pm
    (1.68m)
  • Low 02:08am
    (0.60m)
  • High 07:56am
    (1.82m)
  • Low 02:33pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 08:32pm
    (1.69m)
  • Low 02:41am
    (0.61m)
  • High 08:33am
    (1.83m)
  • Low 03:06pm
    (0.34m)
  • High 09:10pm
    (1.70m)
  • Low 03:14am
    (0.64m)
  • High 09:10am
    (1.82m)
  • Low 03:41pm
    (0.36m)
  • High 09:47pm
    (1.70m)
  • Low 03:51am
    (0.67m)
  • High 09:46am
    (1.79m)
  • Low 04:18pm
    (0.40m)
  • High 10:24pm
    (1.70m)
  • Low 04:33am
    (0.71m)
  • High 10:23am
    (1.76m)
  • Low 04:57pm
    (0.44m)
  • High 11:02pm
    (1.69m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Halifax, Nova Scotia) 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 December sea temperatures

  • Max: 2.5°C / 36.4°F
  • Avg: 5.5°C / 41.9°F
  • Min: 8.6°C / 47.4°F
Dartmouth average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Dartmouth (44.671340, -63.577190)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Dartmouth 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 Dartmouth

Dartmouth average sea temperature chart