Fort Bragg Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

10.4°C / 50.7°F

The water will feel cold. All but the most ardent watersports enthusiasts will be thinking of packing up for the winter. If not we'd suggest a thick 5/4mm wetsuit along with some boots and a hood.

Current weather

8°C / 47°F
(scattered clouds)
Partly cloudy
Wind
2 mph
Humidity
97%

The measurements for the water temperature in Fort Bragg, 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.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

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

Fort Bragg average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Fort Bragg
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 9.9 9.4 9.8 9.3 9 8.8 10.5 10.8 11.2 10.8 10.8 10.6
Max °C 12.6 12.6 12.9 12.6 14.2 13.8 13.7 13.6 13.8 14.7 13.7 13.5
Min °F 50.9 50.2 50.8 50 50.3 49.8 52.2 52.6 53.2 53 52.6 52.2
Max °F 53.6 53.4 53.9 53.3 55.5 54.8 55.4 55.4 55.8 56.9 55.5 55.1

The warmest water temperature is in October with an average around 54.9°F / 12.7°C. The coldest month is April with an average water temperature of 51.6°F / 10.9°C.


7 day tide forecast for Fort Bragg

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • Low 4:03am
    (0.4m)
  • High 9:55am
    (1.38m)
  • Low 3:57pm
    (0.28m)
  • High 10:27pm
    (1.6m)
  • Low 4:38am
    (0.26m)
  • High 10:42am
    (1.38m)
  • Low 4:27pm
    (0.37m)
  • High 10:48pm
    (1.64m)
  • Low 5:11am
    (0.12m)
  • High 11:28am
    (1.36m)
  • Low 4:56pm
    (0.47m)
  • High 11:09pm
    (1.68m)
  • Low 5:43am
    (0.01m)
  • High 12:12pm
    (1.34m)
  • Low 5:25pm
    (0.58m)
  • High 11:33pm
    (1.71m)
  • Low 6:15am
    (-0.09m)
  • High 12:58pm
    (1.31m)
  • Low 5:54pm
    (0.69m)
  • High 11:58pm
    (1.73m)
  • Low 6:48am
    (-0.16m)
  • High 1:46pm
    (1.28m)
  • Low 6:24pm
    (0.79m)
  • High 12:27am
    (1.73m)
  • Low 7:26am
    (-0.2m)
  • High 2:38pm
    (1.25m)
  • Low 6:58pm
    (0.88m)
7 day tide times for Fort Bragg

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