Sea Temperature

Morro Bay Sea Temperature

(Today) Sep 2018

15.6°C / 60°F

Current weather

14°C / 56°F
(overcast clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

5 mph

Humidity

86%


The measurements for the water temperature in Morro Bay, 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 max / min water temperatures

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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Morro Bay
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 11.5 11.5 10.9 11 10.5 11.6 12.5 13.2 12.8 13.1 13.3 13.2
Max °C 14.7 14.7 15 13.8 14.4 14 15.9 16.3 16.4 16.5 16 15.1
Min °F 54 54 53.2 52.9 52.4 53.8 55.9 57 56.5 56.9 57 56.5
Max °F 57.2 57.2 57.3 55.7 56.3 56.2 59.3 60.1 60.1 60.3 59.7 58.4

7 day tide forecast for Morro Bay

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • Low 05:36am
    (0.74m)
  • High 11:33am
    (3.94m)
  • Low 06:01pm
    (1.12m)
  • High 11:45pm
    (3.74m)
  • Low 05:58am
    (0.98m)
  • High 12:02pm
    (4.09m)
  • Low 06:42pm
    (0.98m)
  • High 12:31am
    (3.47m)
  • Low 06:19am
    (1.23m)
  • High 12:35pm
    (4.22m)
  • Low 07:30pm
    (0.86m)
  • High 01:24am
    (3.18m)
  • Low 06:43am
    (1.50m)
  • High 01:13pm
    (4.32m)
  • Low 08:25pm
    (0.76m)
  • High 02:25am
    (2.90m)
  • Low 07:11am
    (1.77m)
  • High 01:56pm
    (4.38m)
  • Low 09:32pm
    (0.67m)
  • High 03:34am
    (2.68m)
  • Low 07:47am
    (2.04m)
  • High 02:46pm
    (4.39m)
  • Low 10:51pm
    (0.52m)
  • High 05:01am
    (2.59m)
  • Low 08:38am
    (2.29m)
  • High 03:46pm
    (4.37m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Morro Bay, California) 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 September sea temperatures

  • Max: 16.4°C / 61.5°F
  • Avg: 14.6°C / 58.3°F
  • Min: 12.8°C / 55°F
Morro Bay average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Morro Bay are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Morro Bay (35.365810, -120.849900)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Morro Bay 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 Morro Bay

Morro Bay average sea temperature chart