Sea Temperature

Carlsbad Sea Temperature

(Today) Aug 2019

21.5°C / 70.7°F

Current weather

20°C / 68°F
(broken clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

2 mph

Humidity

83%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Carlsbad
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 13.6 13.8 13.1 13.9 15 16.2 18.1 18.6 17.7 16.6 15.8 14.6
Max °C 15.8 15.9 16.4 16.8 18.6 20.5 21.6 21.1 21 19.7 18.1 16.8
Min °F 57.4 57.6 56.9 58.1 60.4 62.8 65.9 66.4 65.1 63.1 61.3 59.2
Max °F 59.6 59.7 60.2 61 64 67.1 69.4 68.9 68.4 66.2 63.6 61.4

7 day tide forecast for Carlsbad

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 12:25am
    (0.82m)
  • High 7:11am
    (3.33m)
  • Low 11:04am
    (2.79m)
  • High 5:39pm
    (5.42m)
  • Low 1:13am
    (0.21m)
  • High 7:52am
    (3.68m)
  • Low 12:15pm
    (2.58m)
  • High 6:35pm
    (5.92m)
  • Low 1:55am
    (-0.34m)
  • High 8:26am
    (4.02m)
  • Low 1:10pm
    (2.22m)
  • High 7:26pm
    (6.39m)
  • Low 2:35am
    (-0.75m)
  • High 8:59am
    (4.36m)
  • Low 2:00pm
    (1.80m)
  • High 8:13pm
    (6.73m)
  • Low 3:13am
    (-0.97m)
  • High 9:33am
    (4.69m)
  • Low 2:48pm
    (1.39m)
  • High 9:00pm
    (6.86m)
  • Low 3:51am
    (-0.98m)
  • High 10:08am
    (4.98m)
  • Low 3:36pm
    (1.05m)
  • High 9:47pm
    (6.72m)
  • Low 4:29am
    (-0.75m)
  • High 10:44am
    (5.23m)
  • Low 4:26pm
    (0.83m)
  • High 10:35pm
    (6.31m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (La Jolla, Scripps Pier) 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 August sea temperatures

  • Max: 21.1°C / 69.9°F
  • Avg: 19.8°C / 67.6°F
  • Min: 18.6°C / 65.4°F
Carlsbad average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Carlsbad (33.158090, -117.350590)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Carlsbad 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 Carlsbad
Carlsbad

Carlsbad average sea temperature chart