Sea Temperature

Captains Cove Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

7.8°C / 46°F

Current weather

10°C / 51°F
(light rain)

Partly cloudy
Wind

10 mph

Humidity

100%


The measurements for the water temperature in Captains Cove, Virginia 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 Captains Cove water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Captains Cove
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 4 3.2 4 5 8.9 16.2 22.5 22.8 20.8 15.9 11.9 7.6
Max °C 9.1 7.1 8.7 14.3 19.8 25.6 27.2 28.5 25.7 23.1 16.8 12.9
Min °F 41.2 39.3 41 44.7 52.3 64.9 74.3 75.3 71.4 63.5 55.3 47.8
Max °F 46.3 43.2 45.7 54 63.2 74.3 79 81 76.3 70.7 60.2 53.1

7 day tide forecast for Captains Cove

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • High 03:53am
    (0.56m)
  • Low 10:57am
    (0.14m)
  • High 04:06pm
    (0.56m)
  • Low 11:16pm
    (0.06m)
  • High 04:43am
    (0.59m)
  • Low 11:57am
    (0.11m)
  • High 05:01pm
    (0.56m)
  • Low 12:06am
    (0.03m)
  • High 05:35am
    (0.63m)
  • Low 12:51pm
    (0.06m)
  • High 05:59pm
    (0.58m)
  • Low 12:54am
    (-0.00m)
  • High 06:27am
    (0.68m)
  • Low 01:42pm
    (0.01m)
  • High 06:54pm
    (0.60m)
  • Low 01:42am
    (-0.03m)
  • High 07:17am
    (0.73m)
  • Low 02:32pm
    (-0.04m)
  • High 07:47pm
    (0.63m)
  • Low 02:31am
    (-0.06m)
  • High 08:04am
    (0.78m)
  • Low 03:22pm
    (-0.08m)
  • High 08:36pm
    (0.66m)
  • Low 03:21am
    (-0.09m)
  • High 08:51am
    (0.82m)
  • Low 04:13pm
    (-0.11m)
  • High 09:25pm
    (0.68m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Franklin City, Chincoteague Bay) 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: 12.9°C / 55.1°F
  • Avg: 10.2°C / 50.4°F
  • Min: 7.6°C / 45.6°F
Captains Cove average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Captains Cove (37.989960, -75.422720)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Captains Cove 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 Captains Cove

Captains Cove average sea temperature chart