Folly Beach Water Temperature

(Today) 2021

18.4°C / 65.2°F

Current weather

17°C / 63°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

Wind

3 mph

Humidity

89%


The measurements for the water temperature in Folly Beach, South Carolina 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 water temp

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

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

Folly Beach average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Folly Beach
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 13.4 13 13.4 15.2 18.7 23.8 26.9 27.2 26.1 22.2 18.6 14.7
Max °C 17.1 16.6 16.8 21.9 25.8 28.4 29.6 30 28.8 27.7 23.3 19.6
Min °F 57.6 56.8 57.5 62 68.5 76.7 81.5 82.1 80 74.1 67.3 60.4
Max °F 61.3 60.4 60.9 68.7 75.6 81.3 84.2 84.9 82.7 79.6 72 65.3

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 83.5°F / 28.6°C. The coldest month is February with an average water temperature of 58.6°F / 14.8°C.


7 day tide forecast for Folly Beach

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 1:56am
    (-0.21m)
  • High 8:52am
    (2.15m)
  • Low 2:45pm
    (-0.1m)
  • High 9:06pm
    (1.68m)
  • Low 2:48am
    (-0.18m)
  • High 9:46am
    (2.11m)
  • Low 3:38pm
    (-0.07m)
  • High 10:02pm
    (1.64m)
  • Low 3:41am
    (-0.12m)
  • High 10:41am
    (2.03m)
  • Low 4:32pm
    (-0.02m)
  • High 10:59pm
    (1.59m)
  • Low 4:36am
    (-0.04m)
  • High 11:37am
    (1.94m)
  • Low 5:26pm
    (0.04m)
  • High 11:59pm
    (1.55m)
  • Low 5:34am
    (0.06m)
  • High 12:34pm
    (1.83m)
  • Low 6:22pm
    (0.09m)
  • High 12:59am
    (1.52m)
  • Low 6:34am
    (0.14m)
  • High 1:31pm
    (1.73m)
  • Low 7:18pm
    (0.12m)
  • High 1:59am
    (1.52m)
  • Low 7:37am
    (0.21m)
  • High 2:28pm
    (1.64m)
  • Low 8:14pm
    (0.13m)
7 day tide times for Folly Beach

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