Lewes Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

17.7°C / 63.8°F

The water will feel medium. The water will feel a bit chilly in just bathers / swimming costume. If you plan on wearing a wetsuit 4/3mm should be thick enough.

Current weather

19°C / 66°F
(overcast clouds)
Partly cloudy
Wind
5 mph
Humidity
89%

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

Lewes average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Lewes
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 4.3 4.3 4.8 6.2 9.5 16.5 22.5 23.1 20.9 15.7 11.7 7.5
Max °C 9.2 7.4 8.6 13.6 18 24.1 26.2 27.4 25 22.6 16.2 12.7
Min °F 41.7 40.9 42.2 46.1 52.5 64.7 73.9 75.3 71.2 63 54.8 47.6
Max °F 46.6 44 46 53.5 61 72.3 77.6 79.6 75.3 69.9 59.3 52.8

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 77.4°F / 25.2°C. The coldest month is February with an average water temperature of 42.4°F / 5.8°C.


7 day tide forecast for Lewes

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 5:31am
    (0.04m)
  • High 11:28am
    (1.15m)
  • Low 5:17pm
    (0.08m)
  • High 11:46pm
    (1.62m)
  • Low 6:19am
    (0.05m)
  • High 12:16pm
    (1.15m)
  • Low 6:07pm
    (0.1m)
  • High 12:36am
    (1.59m)
  • Low 7:09am
    (0.06m)
  • High 1:09pm
    (1.16m)
  • Low 7:02pm
    (0.12m)
  • High 1:29am
    (1.54m)
  • Low 8:02am
    (0.07m)
  • High 2:07pm
    (1.19m)
  • Low 8:04pm
    (0.15m)
  • High 2:26am
    (1.48m)
  • Low 8:58am
    (0.06m)
  • High 3:09pm
    (1.25m)
  • Low 9:11pm
    (0.16m)
  • High 3:27am
    (1.42m)
  • Low 9:54am
    (0.04m)
  • High 4:12pm
    (1.34m)
  • Low 10:21pm
    (0.14m)
  • High 4:30am
    (1.37m)
  • Low 10:50am
    (0.02m)
  • High 5:13pm
    (1.45m)
  • Low 11:29pm
    (0.09m)
7 day tide times for Lewes

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