Sea Temperature

Brooklyn Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

8.3°C / 47°F

Current weather

5°C / 41°F

Partly cloudy

8 mph



The measurements for the water temperature in Brooklyn, New York 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 Brooklyn water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Brooklyn
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 3.2 2.6 2.7 3.9 8.2 14.4 20.1 21.6 19.1 14.3 10.9 6.3
Max °C 8.3 6.2 7 11.6 16.3 22.2 24.5 25.2 23.2 20.9 14.6 11.6
Min °F 39.8 38.1 38.5 42.1 50 61 69.9 72.3 68 60.4 53.1 45.4
Max °F 44.9 41.7 42.8 49.8 58.1 68.8 74.3 75.9 72.1 67 56.8 50.7

7 day tide forecast for Brooklyn

  • High 12:55am
  • Low 06:16am
  • High 01:02pm
  • Low 07:00pm
  • High 01:41am
  • Low 07:23am
  • High 01:49pm
  • Low 07:55pm
  • High 02:28am
  • Low 08:31am
  • High 02:41pm
  • Low 08:50pm
  • High 03:18am
  • Low 09:31am
  • High 03:36pm
  • Low 09:40pm
  • High 04:10am
  • Low 10:25am
  • High 04:34pm
  • Low 10:28pm
  • High 05:02am
  • Low 11:16am
  • High 05:29pm
  • Low 11:16pm
  • High 05:52am
  • Low 12:06pm
  • High 06:22pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Mill Basin, Brooklyn) 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: 11.6°C / 52.8°F
  • Avg: 8.9°C / 48°F
  • Min: 6.3°C / 43.3°F
Brooklyn average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Brooklyn (40.650100, -73.949580)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Brooklyn 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 Brooklyn
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Brooklyn average sea temperature chart