Sea Temperature

Capitola Sea Temperature

(Today) Apr 2018

12.2°C / 54°F

Current weather

(mist)
18°C / 64°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

2 mph

Humidity

55%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Capitola
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 10.5 10.5 10.6 10.5 10.4 10.8 12.3 13.1 13.4 12.8 12.9 12.2
Max °C 14.1 14.1 14.4 13.7 14.3 14.1 15.3 15.9 15.6 15.9 14.3 14
Min °F 52.3 52.3 52.6 52.2 52.2 52.7 55.3 56.7 57 56.2 55.8 54.7
Max °F 55.9 55.9 56.4 55.4 56.1 56 58.3 59.5 59.2 59.3 57.2 56.5

7 day tide forecast for Capitola

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  • High 04:47am
    (4.63m)
  • Low 11:51am
    (-0.25m)
  • High 07:28pm
    (4.35m)
  • Low 12:43am
    (2.29m)
  • High 06:09am
    (4.46m)
  • Low 12:55pm
    (-0.19m)
  • High 08:14pm
    (4.60m)
  • Low 01:46am
    (1.66m)
  • High 07:28am
    (4.38m)
  • Low 01:50pm
    (-0.08m)
  • High 08:54pm
    (4.82m)
  • Low 02:38am
    (1.01m)
  • High 08:38am
    (4.35m)
  • Low 02:39pm
    (0.10m)
  • High 09:29pm
    (4.98m)
  • Low 03:26am
    (0.42m)
  • High 09:40am
    (4.32m)
  • Low 03:23pm
    (0.38m)
  • High 10:03pm
    (5.09m)
  • Low 04:09am
    (-0.05m)
  • High 10:37am
    (4.25m)
  • Low 04:04pm
    (0.75m)
  • High 10:34pm
    (5.13m)
  • Low 04:50am
    (-0.36m)
  • High 11:30am
    (4.15m)
  • Low 04:43pm
    (1.18m)
  • High 11:03pm
    (5.12m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Santa Cruz, California) 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 April sea temperatures

  • Max: 13.7°C / 56.7°F
  • Avg: 12.1°C / 53.8°F
  • Min: 10.5°C / 50.9°F
Capitola average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Capitola (36.975230, -121.953290)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Capitola 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 Capitola

Capitola average sea temperature chart