Sea Temperature

Anacortes Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

8.9°C / 48°F

Current weather

6°C / 42°F
(light rain)

Partly cloudy
Wind

5 mph

Humidity

68%


The measurements for the water temperature in Anacortes, Washington 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 Anacortes water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Anacortes
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 6.2 6 6.1 6.3 6.4 6.7 8.9 10.3 10.6 8.9 7.8 7.1
Max °C 8.1 7.9 8.4 8.1 9.1 9.7 11.3 12.6 12.3 11.6 9.7 8.4
Min °F 43.9 43.5 43.9 44.1 44.6 45.3 49 51.4 51.7 49.1 46.8 45.3
Max °F 45.8 45.4 46.2 45.9 47.3 48.3 51.4 53.7 53.4 51.8 48.7 46.6

7 day tide forecast for Anacortes

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • Low 03:14am
    (2.13m)
  • High 10:51am
    (8.47m)
  • Low 06:30pm
    (4.04m)
  • High 10:23pm
    (4.76m)
  • Low 04:08am
    (3.06m)
  • High 11:23am
    (8.42m)
  • Low 06:52pm
    (3.13m)
  • High 12:21am
    (4.93m)
  • Low 05:06am
    (3.98m)
  • High 11:54am
    (8.40m)
  • Low 07:15pm
    (2.11m)
  • High 02:08am
    (5.62m)
  • Low 06:07am
    (4.83m)
  • High 12:25pm
    (8.42m)
  • Low 07:41pm
    (1.01m)
  • High 03:13am
    (6.49m)
  • Low 07:05am
    (5.55m)
  • High 12:57pm
    (8.48m)
  • Low 08:13pm
    (-0.11m)
  • High 04:02am
    (7.33m)
  • Low 08:00am
    (6.12m)
  • High 01:30pm
    (8.56m)
  • Low 08:48pm
    (-1.15m)
  • High 04:45am
    (8.07m)
  • Low 08:52am
    (6.54m)
  • High 02:05pm
    (8.64m)
  • Low 09:26pm
    (-2.02m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Anacortes, Guemes Channel) 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: 8.4°C / 47°F
  • Avg: 7.7°C / 45.9°F
  • Min: 7.1°C / 44.7°F
Anacortes average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Anacortes (48.512600, -122.612670)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Anacortes 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 Anacortes
OTS

Anacortes average sea temperature chart