Sea Temperature

Tampa Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

20°C / 68°F

Current weather

17°C / 63°F
(fog)

Partly cloudy
Wind

6 mph

Humidity

93%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Tampa
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 15.7 16 17.3 20.6 23.1 26 28.2 29.1 28.2 25.2 21.3 18.8
Max °C 20.7 21.1 22.4 25.7 28.5 29.8 30.7 31.4 30 29.5 26.6 22.4
Min °F 62.3 62.8 65.1 71.1 75.7 80.3 83.7 85.3 83.5 79 72.4 67.3
Max °F 67.3 67.9 70.2 76.2 81.1 84.1 86.2 87.6 85.3 83.3 77.7 70.9

7 day tide forecast for Tampa

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 03:17am
    (1.12m)
  • High 08:23am
    (1.64m)
  • Low 03:05pm
    (0.75m)
  • High 09:18pm
    (2.09m)
  • Low 04:25am
    (0.70m)
  • High 09:59am
    (1.55m)
  • Low 03:51pm
    (1.03m)
  • High 09:51pm
    (2.24m)
  • Low 05:23am
    (0.23m)
  • High 11:29am
    (1.56m)
  • Low 04:35pm
    (1.28m)
  • High 10:23pm
    (2.41m)
  • Low 06:13am
    (-0.23m)
  • High 12:42pm
    (1.61m)
  • Low 05:14pm
    (1.50m)
  • High 10:56pm
    (2.60m)
  • Low 07:00am
    (-0.65m)
  • High 01:43pm
    (1.65m)
  • Low 05:51pm
    (1.66m)
  • High 11:31pm
    (2.80m)
  • Low 07:45am
    (-0.99m)
  • High 02:40pm
    (1.66m)
  • Low 06:26pm
    (1.76m)
  • High 12:09am
    (2.96m)
  • Low 08:31am
    (-1.22m)
  • High 03:34pm
    (1.63m)
  • Low 07:03pm
    (1.79m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Hillsborough Bay, Tampa Bay) 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 December sea temperatures

  • Max: 22.4°C / 72.3°F
  • Avg: 20.6°C / 69.1°F
  • Min: 18.8°C / 65.8°F
Tampa average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Tampa (27.947520, -82.458430)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Tampa 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 Tampa
TPA, Tampa, taempa, taimpa, tamba, flwryda, tampa, tamppa, tan pa, tanpa, tmpa, flwryda, tmph, Тампа, טמפה, تامبا، فلوريدا, تمپا، فلوریدا, टँपा, टैम्पा, டாம்ப்பா, แทมปา, タンパ, 坦帕, 탬파

Tampa average sea temperature chart