Monterey Water Temperature

(Today) 2021

13.4°C / 56.1°F

Current weather

12°C / 53°F
(overcast clouds)

Partly cloudy

Wind

2 mph

Humidity

83%


The measurements for the water temperature in Monterey, 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.

Monthly average water temp

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

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

Monterey average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Monterey
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 10.5 10.5 10.6 10.5 10.4 10.8 12.3 13.1 13.4 12.8 12.9 12.2
Max °C 14.1 14.1 14.4 13.7 14.3 14.1 15.3 15.9 15.6 15.9 14.3 14
Min °F 52.3 52.3 52.6 52.2 52.2 52.7 55.3 56.7 57 56.2 55.8 54.7
Max °F 55.9 55.9 56.4 55.4 56.1 56 58.3 59.5 59.2 59.3 57.2 56.5

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 58.1°F / 14.5°C. The coldest month is April with an average water temperature of 53.8°F / 12.1°C.


7 day tide forecast for Monterey

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • Low 3:05am
    (0.71m)
  • High 9:19am
    (2.08m)
  • Low 4:46pm
    (-0.51m)
  • High 11:34pm
    (1.24m)
  • Low 3:52am
    (0.78m)
  • High 10:04am
    (2.08m)
  • Low 5:36pm
    (-0.53m)
  • High 12:34am
    (1.25m)
  • Low 4:44am
    (0.85m)
  • High 10:52am
    (2.01m)
  • Low 6:29pm
    (-0.49m)
  • High 1:35am
    (1.26m)
  • Low 5:44am
    (0.9m)
  • High 11:45am
    (1.89m)
  • Low 7:23pm
    (-0.39m)
  • High 2:36am
    (1.28m)
  • Low 6:55am
    (0.93m)
  • High 12:43pm
    (1.72m)
  • Low 8:19pm
    (-0.25m)
  • High 3:35am
    (1.33m)
  • Low 8:20am
    (0.92m)
  • High 1:49pm
    (1.52m)
  • Low 9:14pm
    (-0.1m)
  • High 4:30am
    (1.4m)
  • Low 9:54am
    (0.83m)
  • High 3:06pm
    (1.33m)
  • Low 10:08pm
    (0.06m)
7 day tide times for Monterey

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Monterey, Monterey Harbor, 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.