Sea Temperature

Sandy Hook Sea Temperature

(Today) May 2020

14.6°C / 58.3°F

Current weather

23°C / 73°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

4 mph



The measurements for the water temperature in Sandy Hook, 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 max / min water temperatures

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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Sandy Hook
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 3.2 2.6 2.7 3.9 8.2 14.4 20.1 21.6 19.1 14.3 10.9 6.3
Max °C 8.3 6.2 7 11.6 16.3 22.2 24.5 25.2 23.2 20.9 14.6 11.6
Min °F 39.8 38.1 38.5 42.1 50 61 69.9 72.3 68 60.4 53.1 45.4
Max °F 44.9 41.7 42.8 49.8 58.1 68.8 74.3 75.9 72.1 67 56.8 50.7

7 day tide forecast for Sandy Hook

  • High 3:07am
  • Low 9:56am
  • High 4:00pm
  • Low 10:28pm
  • High 4:12am
  • Low 10:52am
  • High 5:00pm
  • Low 11:28pm
  • High 5:17am
  • Low 11:45am
  • High 5:57pm
  • Low 12:25am
  • High 6:18am
  • Low 12:36pm
  • High 6:51pm
  • Low 1:21am
  • High 7:15am
  • Low 1:28pm
  • High 7:42pm
  • Low 2:15am
  • High 8:08am
  • Low 2:19pm
  • High 8:30pm
  • Low 3:06am
  • High 8:59am
  • Low 3:10pm
  • High 9:19pm
7 day tide times for Sandy Hook

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Sandy Hook, New Jersey) 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 May sea temperatures

  • Max: 16.3°C / 61.3°F
  • Avg: 12.2°C / 54°F
  • Min: 8.2°C / 46.7°F
Sandy Hook average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Sandy Hook are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Sandy Hook (40.443160, -73.989860)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Sandy Hook 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 Sandy Hook
Cabo de Arenas, Coleman's Point, Godyn's Point, Godyns Punt, Goodwins Point, Gradyns Point, Naosh, Racko Rumwaham, Sandi-Khuk, Sandy Hook, Sandy Point, Sandy Pointe, Sant Punt, saendihug, Санди-Хук, 샌디훅

Sandy Hook average sea temperature chart