Sea Temperature

Dartmouth Sea Temperature

(Today) May 2019

5°C / 41°F

Current weather

7°C / 45°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

25 mph

Humidity

61%


The measurements for the water temperature in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia 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 Dartmouth water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

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

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • Low 5:45am
    (0.23m)
  • High 11:34am
    (1.73m)
  • Low 6:00pm
    (0.54m)
  • High 11:39pm
    (1.77m)
  • Low 6:32am
    (0.31m)
  • High 12:18pm
    (1.67m)
  • Low 6:52pm
    (0.62m)
  • High 12:23am
    (1.69m)
  • Low 7:21am
    (0.39m)
  • High 1:03pm
    (1.61m)
  • Low 7:46pm
    (0.67m)
  • High 1:08am
    (1.61m)
  • Low 8:09am
    (0.45m)
  • High 1:51pm
    (1.56m)
  • Low 8:38pm
    (0.69m)
  • High 1:58am
    (1.53m)
  • Low 8:56am
    (0.51m)
  • High 2:42pm
    (1.53m)
  • Low 9:28pm
    (0.69m)
  • High 2:54am
    (1.48m)
  • Low 9:41am
    (0.55m)
  • High 3:40pm
    (1.52m)
  • Low 10:17pm
    (0.66m)
  • High 3:59am
    (1.45m)
  • Low 10:25am
    (0.57m)
  • High 4:38pm
    (1.56m)
  • Low 11:06pm
    (0.61m)

*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 May sea temperatures

  • Max: 8.1°C / 46.5°F
  • Avg: 5.2°C / 41.4°F
  • Min: 2.4°C / 36.2°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