Sea Temperature

West Ocean City Sea Temperature

(Today) Aug 2019

22.9°C / 73.2°F

Current weather

26°C / 79°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

6 mph

Humidity

94%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in West Ocean City
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 4.3 4.3 4.8 6.2 9.5 16.5 22.5 23.1 20.9 15.7 11.7 7.5
Max °C 9.2 7.4 8.6 13.6 18 24.1 26.2 27.4 25 22.6 16.2 12.7
Min °F 41.7 40.9 42.2 46.1 52.5 64.7 73.9 75.3 71.2 63 54.8 47.6
Max °F 46.6 44 46 53.5 61 72.3 77.6 79.6 75.3 69.9 59.3 52.8

7 day tide forecast for West Ocean City

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • Low 4:04am
    (0.12m)
  • High 10:09am
    (2.27m)
  • Low 4:16pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 10:22pm
    (2.41m)
  • Low 4:36am
    (0.18m)
  • High 10:46am
    (2.26m)
  • Low 4:49pm
    (0.40m)
  • High 10:59pm
    (2.30m)
  • Low 5:06am
    (0.24m)
  • High 11:23am
    (2.24m)
  • Low 5:24pm
    (0.46m)
  • High 11:37pm
    (2.19m)
  • Low 5:37am
    (0.31m)
  • High 12:02pm
    (2.25m)
  • Low 6:05pm
    (0.53m)
  • High 12:18am
    (2.09m)
  • Low 6:14am
    (0.37m)
  • High 12:46pm
    (2.26m)
  • Low 6:59pm
    (0.58m)
  • High 1:06am
    (2.01m)
  • Low 7:03am
    (0.43m)
  • High 1:36pm
    (2.30m)
  • Low 8:09pm
    (0.58m)
  • High 2:02am
    (1.96m)
  • Low 8:09am
    (0.44m)
  • High 2:35pm
    (2.34m)
  • Low 9:19pm
    (0.51m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Ocean City, Isle of Wight 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 August sea temperatures

  • Max: 27.4°C / 81.2°F
  • Avg: 25.2°C / 77.4°F
  • Min: 23.1°C / 73.5°F
West Ocean City average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of West Ocean City (38.331500, -75.106850)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for West Ocean 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 West Ocean City

West Ocean City average sea temperature chart