Sea Temperature

West Falmouth Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

6.7°C / 44°F

Current weather

-2°C / 29°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy
Wind

11 mph

Humidity

49%


The measurements for the water temperature in West Falmouth, Massachusetts 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 West Falmouth water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in West Falmouth
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 2.9 2 1.6 3.6 7.1 11 16.1 18.5 17.2 12.7 9.6 5.1
Max °C 7.4 4.9 5.7 9.7 13.3 18.6 21.9 21.9 20.3 18.9 13.9 11.4
Min °F 39 36.7 36.5 40.9 47.3 54.8 63.3 66.7 64.2 57.3 51 43.7
Max °F 43.5 39.6 40.6 47 53.5 62.4 69.1 70.1 67.3 63.5 55.3 50

7 day tide forecast for West Falmouth

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • High 05:01am
    (4.30m)
  • Low 10:40am
    (0.12m)
  • High 05:22pm
    (3.77m)
  • Low 10:44pm
    (-0.25m)
  • High 05:48am
    (4.68m)
  • Low 11:34am
    (-0.22m)
  • High 06:11pm
    (4.00m)
  • Low 11:35pm
    (-0.53m)
  • High 06:35am
    (5.02m)
  • Low 12:25pm
    (-0.51m)
  • High 06:59pm
    (4.20m)
  • Low 12:25am
    (-0.77m)
  • High 07:23am
    (5.26m)
  • Low 01:14pm
    (-0.74m)
  • High 07:47pm
    (4.36m)
  • Low 01:16am
    (-0.91m)
  • High 08:12am
    (5.39m)
  • Low 02:03pm
    (-0.86m)
  • High 08:37pm
    (4.44m)
  • Low 02:06am
    (-0.95m)
  • High 09:01am
    (5.37m)
  • Low 02:53pm
    (-0.87m)
  • High 09:28pm
    (4.46m)
  • Low 02:58am
    (-0.87m)
  • High 09:53am
    (5.21m)
  • Low 03:43pm
    (-0.77m)
  • High 10:21pm
    (4.41m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (West Falmouth Harbor, Buzzards 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: 11.4°C / 52.4°F
  • Avg: 8.2°C / 46.8°F
  • Min: 5.1°C / 41.1°F
West Falmouth average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of West Falmouth (41.604270, -70.634470)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for West Falmouth 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 West Falmouth

West Falmouth average sea temperature chart