Ocean City Water Temperature

(Today) 2022

15.7°C / 60.3°F

Current weather

26°C / 78°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy

Wind

17 mph

Humidity

54%


The measurements for the water temperature in Ocean City, New Jersey 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 Ocean City water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Ocean City average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Ocean City
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 3 2.9 3.1 4.4 8.2 14.7 20.9 22 19.5 14.5 10.9 5.9
Max °C 8.3 6.4 6.9 11.7 16.5 23.1 25.3 26.6 24.1 21.4 15 11.8
Min °F 39.5 38.6 39.1 42.8 50 61.8 71.4 73.4 68.9 60.8 53.2 44.9
Max °F 44.8 42.1 42.9 50.1 58.3 70.2 75.8 78 73.5 67.7 57.3 50.8

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 75.7°F / 24.3°C. The coldest month is February with an average water temperature of 40.3°F / 4.6°C.


7 day tide forecast for Ocean City

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • Low 1:38am
    (0.04m)
  • High 7:39am
    (1.13m)
  • Low 1:36pm
    (0.04m)
  • High 7:57pm
    (1.36m)
  • Low 2:23am
    (0.03m)
  • High 8:19am
    (1.12m)
  • Low 2:18pm
    (0.06m)
  • High 8:34pm
    (1.36m)
  • Low 3:06am
    (0.03m)
  • High 8:58am
    (1.1m)
  • Low 2:58pm
    (0.09m)
  • High 9:09pm
    (1.35m)
  • Low 3:46am
    (0.04m)
  • High 9:36am
    (1.07m)
  • Low 3:37pm
    (0.12m)
  • High 9:44pm
    (1.32m)
  • Low 4:25am
    (0.06m)
  • High 10:15am
    (1.03m)
  • Low 4:13pm
    (0.16m)
  • High 10:20pm
    (1.27m)
  • Low 5:02am
    (0.09m)
  • High 10:57am
    (0.99m)
  • Low 4:49pm
    (0.2m)
  • High 10:57pm
    (1.23m)
  • Low 5:39am
    (0.12m)
  • High 11:40am
    (0.96m)
  • Low 5:24pm
    (0.25m)
  • High 11:37pm
    (1.18m)
7 day tide times for Ocean City

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Ocean City, 9th Street Bridge, New Jersey) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.