Cortez Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

27.7°C / 81.9°F

The water will feel hot. Water temperature similar to a heated indoor swimming pool.

Current weather

32°C / 89°F
(clear sky)
Partly cloudy
Wind
13 mph
Humidity
58%

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

Cortez average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Cortez
  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 Cortez

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • Low 4:01am
    (0.17m)
  • High 9:54am
    (0.53m)
  • Low 4:49pm
    (0.2m)
  • High 10:23pm
    (0.47m)
  • Low 4:31am
    (0.23m)
  • High 10:06am
    (0.58m)
  • Low 5:35pm
    (0.11m)
  • High 11:29pm
    (0.46m)
  • Low 4:58am
    (0.29m)
  • High 10:21am
    (0.63m)
  • Low 6:17pm
    (0.03m)
  • High 12:27am
    (0.45m)
  • Low 5:20am
    (0.34m)
  • High 10:39am
    (0.67m)
  • Low 6:55pm
    (-0.03m)
  • High 1:24am
    (0.44m)
  • Low 5:38am
    (0.38m)
  • High 11:00am
    (0.72m)
  • Low 7:34pm
    (-0.07m)
  • High 2:24am
    (0.43m)
  • Low 5:49am
    (0.4m)
  • High 11:27am
    (0.76m)
  • Low 8:16pm
    (-0.1m)
  • High 3:35am
    (0.42m)
  • Low 5:54am
    (0.41m)
  • High 11:59am
    (0.79m)
  • Low 9:00pm
    (-0.12m)
7 day tide times for Cortez

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Cortez, Sarasota Bay, 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.