Cape May Sea Temperature

(Today) Nov 2020

14.7°C / 58.5°F

Current weather

9°C / 47°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

Wind

11 mph

Humidity

52%


The measurements for the water temperature in Cape May, New Jersey 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 Cape May water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Cape May average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Cape May
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 1.8 2 3.1 4.5 8.8 15.1 21.5 22.2 19.8 15.3 11 5.6
Max °C 8.9 6.9 7.6 12.9 18.5 24.5 25.9 27.3 25 22.2 15.9 12.2
Min °F 38 37.5 39.3 43.5 51.7 62.9 72.5 74 69.7 62.3 53.7 44.7
Max °F 45.1 42.4 43.8 51.9 61.4 72.3 76.9 79.1 74.9 69.2 58.6 51.3

7 day tide forecast for Cape May

ThuFriSatSunMonTueWed
  • Low 4:19am
    (0.07m)
  • High 11:03am
    (5.53m)
  • Low 5:19pm
    (-0.08m)
  • High 11:41pm
    (3.95m)
  • Low 5:18am
    (0.45m)
  • High 12:01pm
    (5.12m)
  • Low 6:19pm
    (0.20m)
  • High 12:46am
    (3.77m)
  • Low 6:22am
    (0.77m)
  • High 1:02pm
    (4.77m)
  • Low 7:19pm
    (0.39m)
  • High 1:52am
    (3.72m)
  • Low 7:28am
    (0.96m)
  • High 2:04pm
    (4.50m)
  • Low 8:16pm
    (0.48m)
  • High 2:55am
    (3.79m)
  • Low 8:32am
    (1.00m)
  • High 3:03pm
    (4.33m)
  • Low 9:09pm
    (0.49m)
  • High 3:50am
    (3.97m)
  • Low 9:31am
    (0.93m)
  • High 3:57pm
    (4.23m)
  • Low 9:55pm
    (0.45m)
  • High 4:37am
    (4.19m)
  • Low 10:24am
    (0.78m)
  • High 4:45pm
    (4.18m)
  • Low 10:36pm
    (0.37m)
7 day tide times for Cape May

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Cape Island Creek, Cape May) and may differ by up to half and hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.