Halifax Water Temperature

(Today) 2021

9.1°C / 48.3°F

Current weather

-3°C / 26°F
(snow)

Partly cloudy

Wind

13 mph

Humidity

97%


The measurements for the water temperature in Halifax, 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 water temp

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

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

Halifax average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Halifax
  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

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 62.8°F / 17.1°C. The coldest month is February with an average water temperature of 33.4°F / 0.8°C.


7 day tide forecast for Halifax

ThuFriSatSunMonTueWed
  • Low 6:39am
    (0.61m)
  • High 11:43am
    (1.8m)
  • Low 6:58pm
    (0.32m)
  • High 12:34am
    (1.74m)
  • Low 7:43am
    (0.65m)
  • High 12:40pm
    (1.69m)
  • Low 7:57pm
    (0.4m)
  • High 1:35am
    (1.7m)
  • Low 8:45am
    (0.65m)
  • High 1:41pm
    (1.6m)
  • Low 8:52pm
    (0.46m)
  • High 2:39am
    (1.68m)
  • Low 9:44am
    (0.63m)
  • High 2:52pm
    (1.54m)
  • Low 9:46pm
    (0.52m)
  • High 3:41am
    (1.69m)
  • Low 10:38am
    (0.58m)
  • High 4:04pm
    (1.53m)
  • Low 10:39pm
    (0.56m)
  • High 4:35am
    (1.71m)
  • Low 11:28am
    (0.53m)
  • High 5:04pm
    (1.54m)
  • Low 11:29pm
    (0.6m)
  • High 5:21am
    (1.72m)
  • Low 12:13pm
    (0.47m)
  • High 5:55pm
    (1.57m)
7 day tide times for Halifax

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