Santa Barbara Water Temperature

(Today) 2022

13°C / 55.4°F

Current weather

14°C / 57°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

Wind

0 mph

Humidity

56%


The measurements for the water temperature in Santa Barbara, 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 Santa Barbara water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Santa Barbara average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Santa Barbara
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 12.3 12.3 11 11.4 11.7 12.3 14.6 15 14.4 14.3 14.1 13.7
Max °C 15.1 15.2 15.4 14.4 14.8 16.9 18.3 18.3 17.8 17.2 16.5 15.5
Min °F 55.3 55.3 53.6 53.7 54.3 56 59.7 60.3 59.3 58.9 58.3 57.4
Max °F 58.1 58.2 58 56.7 57.4 60.6 63.4 63.6 62.7 61.8 60.7 59.2

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 61.9°F / 16.6°C. The coldest month is April with an average water temperature of 55.2°F / 12.9°C.


7 day tide forecast for Santa Barbara

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  • Low 4:44am
    (-0.37m)
  • High 11:08am
    (1.16m)
  • Low 3:48pm
    (0.55m)
  • High 10:12pm
    (2.01m)
  • Low 5:33am
    (-0.44m)
  • High 12:07pm
    (1.11m)
  • Low 4:28pm
    (0.65m)
  • High 10:54pm
    (1.99m)
  • Low 6:26am
    (-0.44m)
  • High 1:13pm
    (1.07m)
  • Low 5:14pm
    (0.75m)
  • High 11:42pm
    (1.92m)
  • Low 7:25am
    (-0.38m)
  • High 2:27pm
    (1.05m)
  • Low 6:10pm
    (0.84m)
  • High 12:37am
    (1.79m)
  • Low 8:28am
    (-0.3m)
  • High 3:46pm
    (1.09m)
  • Low 7:32pm
    (0.91m)
  • High 1:43am
    (1.62m)
  • Low 9:34am
    (-0.21m)
  • High 4:56pm
    (1.17m)
  • Low 9:25pm
    (0.9m)
  • High 3:03am
    (1.44m)
  • Low 10:38am
    (-0.12m)
  • High 5:50pm
    (1.28m)
  • Low 11:11pm
    (0.77m)
7 day tide times for Santa Barbara

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Santa Barbara, 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.