Clearwater Beach Water Temperature

(Today) 2023

16.3°C / 61.4°F

The water will feel medium. The water will feel a bit chilly in just bathers / swimming costume. If you plan on wearing a wetsuit 4/3mm should be thick enough.

Current weather

17°C / 63°F
(clear sky)
Partly cloudy
Wind
6 mph
Humidity
89%

The measurements for the water temperature in Clearwater Beach, Florida 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.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Clearwater Beach water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Clearwater Beach average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Clearwater Beach
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 15.1 15.2 16.6 19.9 22.6 25.8 28.3 29.1 28.3 25.1 21.2 18.4
Max °C 20.4 20.8 22 25.7 28.7 30.3 31 31.7 30.2 29.5 26.5 22.3
Min °F 61.3 61.6 64 70.1 75.1 80.2 84 85.4 83.7 78.9 72.2 66.6
Max °F 66.6 67.2 69.4 75.9 81.2 84.7 86.7 88 85.6 83.3 77.5 70.5

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 86.7°F / 30.4°C. The coldest month is January with an average water temperature of 63.9°F / 17.7°C.


7 day tide forecast for Clearwater Beach

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  • Low 1:28am
    (-0.03m)
  • High 6:09pm
    (0.67m)
  • Low 2:37am
    (-0.09m)
  • High 7:19pm
    (0.69m)
  • Low 3:30am
    (-0.14m)
  • High 11:55am
    (0.43m)
  • Low 2:19pm
    (0.41m)
  • High 8:23pm
    (0.71m)
  • Low 4:14am
    (-0.17m)
  • High 11:59am
    (0.44m)
  • Low 3:14pm
    (0.37m)
  • High 9:16pm
    (0.75m)
  • Low 4:51am
    (-0.2m)
  • High 12:05pm
    (0.45m)
  • Low 3:55pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 10:00pm
    (0.78m)
  • Low 5:23am
    (-0.21m)
  • High 12:13pm
    (0.46m)
  • Low 4:31pm
    (0.28m)
  • High 10:38pm
    (0.79m)
  • Low 5:53am
    (-0.2m)
  • High 12:26pm
    (0.48m)
  • Low 5:05pm
    (0.23m)
  • High 11:13pm
    (0.8m)
7 day tide times for Clearwater Beach

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Clearwater Beach, Florida) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.