Sea Temperature

Surf City Sea Temperature

(Today) Feb 2020

15.7°C / 60.2°F

Current weather

11°C / 52°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

6 mph

Humidity

76%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Surf City
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 11.3 10.1 10.9 13.7 17.1 22.7 25.9 26.8 25.2 20.9 16.9 13.6
Max °C 18.8 16.6 16.7 20.9 24.3 27.4 28.7 29 27.8 26.7 21.8 19
Min °F 55.3 52.7 53.9 59.5 65.7 74.7 79.7 81.1 78.4 71.9 64.3 58.6
Max °F 62.8 59.2 59.7 66.7 72.9 79.4 82.5 83.3 81 77.7 69.2 64

7 day tide forecast for Surf City

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • High 1:22am
    (3.18m)
  • Low 8:32am
    (0.01m)
  • High 1:42pm
    (2.28m)
  • Low 8:25pm
    (-0.15m)
  • High 2:29am
    (3.14m)
  • Low 9:44am
    (0.07m)
  • High 2:52pm
    (2.15m)
  • Low 9:30pm
    (-0.08m)
  • High 3:34am
    (3.13m)
  • Low 10:51am
    (0.07m)
  • High 3:59pm
    (2.13m)
  • Low 10:34pm
    (-0.06m)
  • High 4:35am
    (3.15m)
  • Low 11:49am
    (0.02m)
  • High 4:58pm
    (2.20m)
  • Low 11:32pm
    (-0.09m)
  • High 5:28am
    (3.18m)
  • Low 12:38pm
    (-0.04m)
  • High 5:49pm
    (2.30m)
  • Low 12:24am
    (-0.13m)
  • High 6:15am
    (3.20m)
  • Low 1:21pm
    (-0.08m)
  • High 6:33pm
    (2.41m)
  • Low 1:10am
    (-0.17m)
  • High 6:56am
    (3.20m)
  • Low 1:59pm
    (-0.12m)
  • High 7:13pm
    (2.52m)
7 day tide times for Surf City

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (New Topsail Inlet, North Carolina) 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 February sea temperatures

  • Max: 16.6°C / 61.8°F
  • Avg: 13.3°C / 55.9°F
  • Min: 10.1°C / 50.1°F
Surf City average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Surf City (34.427110, -77.546080)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Surf 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 Surf City

Surf City average sea temperature chart