Sea Temperature

Fort Walton Beach Sea Temperature

(Today) Jan 2019

17.2°C / 63°F

Current weather

11°C / 52°F
(few clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

7 mph

Humidity

52%


The measurements for the water temperature in Fort Walton 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.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Fort Walton Beach
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 14.9 14.1 15.8 18.8 21.5 26.1 27.8 29 27 23.7 19.5 17.6
Max °C 19.9 19.6 21 24 28.1 30.4 31.4 31.2 30 28.8 25.4 21.2
Min °F 60.8 59.5 62.5 67.9 73.3 80.7 83.5 85.1 81.8 76.7 69.4 65.1
Max °F 65.8 65 67.7 73.1 79.9 85 87.1 87.3 84.8 81.8 75.3 68.7

7 day tide forecast for Fort Walton Beach

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • Low 07:50am
    (-0.08m)
  • High 08:21pm
    (0.84m)
  • Low 08:14am
    (-0.34m)
  • High 08:44pm
    (1.06m)
  • Low 08:53am
    (-0.57m)
  • High 09:20pm
    (1.27m)
  • Low 09:40am
    (-0.76m)
  • High 10:04pm
    (1.43m)
  • Low 10:30am
    (-0.89m)
  • High 10:53pm
    (1.54m)
  • Low 11:23am
    (-0.94m)
  • High 11:44pm
    (1.57m)
  • Low 12:15pm
    (-0.90m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Harris, The Narrows) 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 January sea temperatures

  • Max: 19.9°C / 67.8°F
  • Avg: 17.4°C / 63.3°F
  • Min: 14.9°C / 58.8°F
Fort Walton Beach average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Fort Walton Beach are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Fort Walton Beach (30.405760, -86.618840)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Fort Walton Beach 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 Fort Walton Beach

Fort Walton Beach average sea temperature chart