Sea Temperature

Dover Beaches South Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

8.9°C / 48°F

Current weather

4°C / 40°F
(moderate rain)

Partly cloudy
Wind

13 mph

Humidity

100%


The measurements for the water temperature in Dover Beaches South, New Jersey 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 Dover Beaches South water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Dover Beaches South
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 3.6 3 3 4.2 8.4 14.5 20.7 21.9 19.3 14.8 11.2 6.2
Max °C 8.9 6.8 7.2 11.9 17 23.5 25.4 26.8 24.2 21.5 15 12.1
Min °F 40.6 38.9 39.1 42.6 50.6 61.7 71.1 73.3 68.7 61.3 53.7 45.5
Max °F 45.9 42.7 43.3 50.3 59.2 70.7 75.8 78.2 73.6 68 57.5 51.4

7 day tide forecast for Dover Beaches South

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 12:24am
    (0.04m)
  • High 06:14am
    (0.32m)
  • Low 12:59pm
    (0.08m)
  • High 06:26pm
    (0.32m)
  • Low 01:18am
    (0.03m)
  • High 07:02am
    (0.33m)
  • Low 02:00pm
    (0.06m)
  • High 07:20pm
    (0.32m)
  • Low 02:09am
    (0.02m)
  • High 07:54am
    (0.36m)
  • Low 02:54pm
    (0.04m)
  • High 08:17pm
    (0.33m)
  • Low 02:57am
    (-0.00m)
  • High 08:45am
    (0.39m)
  • Low 03:45pm
    (0.01m)
  • High 09:13pm
    (0.34m)
  • Low 03:44am
    (-0.02m)
  • High 09:36am
    (0.42m)
  • Low 04:36pm
    (-0.02m)
  • High 10:06pm
    (0.36m)
  • Low 04:33am
    (-0.04m)
  • High 10:24am
    (0.44m)
  • Low 05:26pm
    (-0.04m)
  • High 10:56pm
    (0.37m)
  • Low 05:23am
    (-0.05m)
  • High 11:11am
    (0.47m)
  • Low 06:17pm
    (-0.06m)
  • High 11:46pm
    (0.38m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Ocean Beach, Barnegat 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: 12.1°C / 53.7°F
  • Avg: 9.1°C / 48.4°F
  • Min: 6.2°C / 43.1°F
Dover Beaches South average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Dover Beaches South are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Dover Beaches South (39.955670, -74.074300)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Dover Beaches South 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 Dover Beaches South

Dover Beaches South average sea temperature chart