Santa Barbara Sea Temperature

(Today) 2021

16.1°C / 61.0°F

Current weather

26°C / 78°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

Wind

3 mph

Humidity

35%


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

7 day tide forecast for Santa Barbara

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • High 1:48pm
    (1.36m)
  • Low 10:35pm
    (0.25m)
  • High 7:07am
    (1.16m)
  • Low 10:22am
    (1.11m)
  • High 3:28pm
    (1.31m)
  • Low 11:37pm
    (0.2m)
  • High 7:10am
    (1.23m)
  • Low 11:52am
    (0.99m)
  • High 4:58pm
    (1.33m)
  • Low 12:22am
    (0.16m)
  • High 7:23am
    (1.31m)
  • Low 12:41pm
    (0.81m)
  • High 6:05pm
    (1.39m)
  • Low 12:58am
    (0.13m)
  • High 7:40am
    (1.41m)
  • Low 1:22pm
    (0.61m)
  • High 7:01pm
    (1.44m)
  • Low 1:31am
    (0.13m)
  • High 8:00am
    (1.54m)
  • Low 2:02pm
    (0.39m)
  • High 7:52pm
    (1.47m)
  • Low 2:02am
    (0.16m)
  • High 8:24am
    (1.69m)
  • Low 2:43pm
    (0.17m)
  • High 8:41pm
    (1.48m)
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.