Sea Temperature

Ocean City Sea Temperature

(Today) Oct 2017

19.4°C / 67°F

Current weather

(clear sky)
20°C / 67°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

7 mph

Humidity

94%


The measurements for the sea temperature in Ocean City, New Jersey are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly water temperatures over several years.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Ocean City
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 2.5 2.5 3.2 4.5 8.6 15 21.2 22.3 19.7 15 11.1 5.8
Max °C 8.7 6.7 7.5 12.4 17.8 24.2 25.8 27.1 24.8 21.9 15.5 12
Min °F 39 38.2 39.4 43.2 51.2 62.7 72 74.1 69.5 61.7 53.7 44.9
Max °F 45.2 42.4 43.7 51.1 60.4 71.9 76.6 78.9 74.6 68.6 58.1 51.1

7 day tide forecast for Ocean City

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  • Low 04:56am
    (0.27m)
  • High 11:06am
    (4.13m)
  • Low 05:28pm
    (0.25m)
  • High 11:23pm
    (3.44m)
  • Low 05:30am
    (0.49m)
  • High 11:47am
    (3.95m)
  • Low 06:07pm
    (0.43m)
  • High 12:06am
    (3.25m)
  • Low 06:04am
    (0.70m)
  • High 12:30pm
    (3.78m)
  • Low 06:50pm
    (0.60m)
  • High 12:53am
    (3.11m)
  • Low 06:45am
    (0.89m)
  • High 01:16pm
    (3.64m)
  • Low 07:42pm
    (0.72m)
  • High 01:44am
    (3.03m)
  • Low 07:43am
    (1.04m)
  • High 02:07pm
    (3.54m)
  • Low 08:44pm
    (0.74m)
  • High 02:39am
    (3.03m)
  • Low 08:57am
    (1.06m)
  • High 03:03pm
    (3.51m)
  • Low 09:45pm
    (0.65m)
  • High 03:40am
    (3.12m)
  • Low 10:04am
    (0.93m)
  • High 04:04pm
    (3.55m)
  • Low 10:39pm
    (0.47m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Ocean City, 9th Street Bridge) 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 October sea temperatures

  • Max: 15°C / 58.9°F
  • Avg: 18.4°C / 65.1°F
  • Min: 21.9°C / 71.3°F
Ocean City average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Ocean City are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Ocean City (39.277620, -74.574600)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Ocean City 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 Ocean City

Ocean City average sea temperature chart