Halifax Sea Temperature

(Today) 2021

1.9°C / 35.4°F

Current weather

-5°C / 23°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy

Wind

3 mph

Humidity

74%


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

7 day tide forecast for Halifax

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • High 2:02am
    (1.63m)
  • Low 9:28am
    (0.37m)
  • High 3:02pm
    (1.45m)
  • Low 9:54pm
    (0.61m)
  • High 3:16am
    (1.59m)
  • Low 10:32am
    (0.35m)
  • High 4:32pm
    (1.47m)
  • Low 11:01pm
    (0.59m)
  • High 4:32am
    (1.60m)
  • Low 11:33am
    (0.31m)
  • High 5:43pm
    (1.55m)
  • Low 12:03am
    (0.55m)
  • High 5:40am
    (1.65m)
  • Low 12:30pm
    (0.27m)
  • High 6:36pm
    (1.63m)
  • Low 12:57am
    (0.50m)
  • High 6:35am
    (1.71m)
  • Low 1:20pm
    (0.24m)
  • High 7:19pm
    (1.70m)
  • Low 1:44am
    (0.45m)
  • High 7:22am
    (1.76m)
  • Low 2:01pm
    (0.23m)
  • High 7:57pm
    (1.75m)
  • Low 2:23am
    (0.42m)
  • High 8:04am
    (1.79m)
  • Low 2:36pm
    (0.26m)
  • High 8:33pm
    (1.79m)
7 day tide times for Halifax

*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.