Sea Temperature

Yorktown Sea Temperature

(Today) May 2019

18.9°C / 66°F

Current weather

26°C / 80°F
(haze)

Partly cloudy
Wind

7 mph

Humidity

78%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Yorktown
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 8.2 7.5 8 10.3 12.8 19.4 24.2 24.9 23 17.8 13.9 10.7
Max °C 12.7 11.1 12.5 16.4 20.4 25.2 27 28 26.1 24.3 18.5 15.1
Min °F 48.5 46.9 48.2 52.9 58.1 69.2 76.7 78 74.6 66.6 58.9 53
Max °F 53 50.5 52.7 59 65.7 75 79.5 81.1 77.7 73.1 63.5 57.4

7 day tide forecast for Yorktown

FriSatSunMonTueWedThu
  • High 1:48am
    (2.44m)
  • Low 8:14am
    (0.34m)
  • High 2:18pm
    (2.12m)
  • Low 8:15pm
    (0.44m)
  • High 2:35am
    (2.31m)
  • Low 9:01am
    (0.43m)
  • High 3:09pm
    (2.10m)
  • Low 9:09pm
    (0.54m)
  • High 3:26am
    (2.22m)
  • Low 9:49am
    (0.49m)
  • High 4:02pm
    (2.12m)
  • Low 10:07pm
    (0.59m)
  • High 4:19am
    (2.16m)
  • Low 10:38am
    (0.50m)
  • High 4:56pm
    (2.19m)
  • Low 11:06pm
    (0.59m)
  • High 5:14am
    (2.14m)
  • Low 11:27am
    (0.47m)
  • High 5:48pm
    (2.30m)
  • Low 12:03am
    (0.53m)
  • High 6:06am
    (2.16m)
  • Low 12:13pm
    (0.41m)
  • High 6:37pm
    (2.44m)
  • Low 12:56am
    (0.43m)
  • High 6:57am
    (2.21m)
  • Low 12:58pm
    (0.33m)
  • High 7:24pm
    (2.59m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Yorktown, York River) 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 May sea temperatures

  • Max: 20.4°C / 68.7°F
  • Avg: 16.6°C / 61.9°F
  • Min: 12.8°C / 55°F
Yorktown average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Yorktown (37.238760, -76.509670)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Yorktown 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 Yorktown

Yorktown average sea temperature chart