Sea Temperature

Southern Shores Sea Temperature

(Today) Aug 2020

25.5°C / 77.9°F

Current weather

23°C / 74°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

10 mph

Humidity

94%


The measurements for the water temperature in Southern Shores, North Carolina 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 Southern Shores water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Southern Shores
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 2 2.3 4.1 5.2 10.1 18 23.2 23.3 21.2 16.6 11.9 7.7
Max °C 9.8 8.6 10.2 17.5 21.5 26.7 27.6 30 26.4 24.3 17.7 13.3
Min °F 38.7 38.6 41.8 46.2 54.7 67.8 75.5 76.6 72.2 64.9 55.7 48.1
Max °F 46.5 44.9 47.9 58.5 66.1 76.5 79.9 83.3 77.4 72.6 61.5 53.7

Average August sea temperatures

  • Max: 30°C / 85.9°F
  • Avg: 26.6°C / 79.9°F
  • Min: 23.3°C / 73.9°F
Southern Shores average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Southern Shores are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Southern Shores (36.139050, -75.731570)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Southern Shores 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 Southern Shores

Southern Shores average sea temperature chart