Cape May Water Temperature

Cape May is a village close to Atlantic Ocean. August is the month with the warmest water temperature at 75.4°F / 24.1°C. The coolest month is February with an avg. water temperature of 37.8°F / 3.2°C. February is the sunniest at 0in / 0mm and July the wettest month with 1.4in / 34.9mm. The average air temperature is around 76.5°F / 24.7°C, July is the hottest month in a year. January is the coolest with 35.2°F / 1.8°C average air temperature. mild temperate climate with hot summer would be the climate here. July, August, June, September would be the best time to visit.

Cape May Summary

Description Value
Current water temperature 48.2 °F / 9 °C
Warmest Month Water Temperature: August with 75.4°F / 24.1°C
Coldest Month Water Temperature: February with 37.8°F / 3.2°C
Warmest Month Air Temperature: July with 76.5°F / 24.7°C
Coldest Month Air Temperature: January with 35.2°F / 1.8°C
Wettest Month: July with 1.4in / 34.9mm
Driest Month: February with 0in / 0mm
Highest Humidity August with 77.1%
Lowest Humidity January with 67%
Best Time to Visit: July, August, June, September
Climate Classification mild temperate climate with hot summer

Cape May water temperature by month

Atlantic Ocean water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°F)

ø. Water

Temperature (°F)

Min. Water

Temperature (°F)

January

43.3 40.3 37.4

February

38.7 37.9 37.2

March

43.9 40.8 38.1

April

53.1 48.4 44.2

May

64.2 57.9 52.7

June

72 67.6 64.2

July

75.6 73.8 71.8

August

75.9 75.2 74.1

September

74.5 72.5 69.6

October

69.6 64.9 59.4

November

59.5 55 50.7

December

50.5 46.4 43.3

Atlantic Ocean water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°C)

ø. Water

Temperature (°C)

Min. Water

Temperature (°C)

January

6.3 4.6 3

February

3.7 3.3 2.9

March

6.6 4.9 3.4

April

11.7 9.1 6.8

May

17.9 14.4 11.5

June

22.2 19.8 17.9

July

24.2 23.2 22.1

August

24.4 24 23.4

September

23.6 22.5 20.9

October

20.9 18.3 15.2

November

15.3 12.8 10.4

December

10.3 8 6.3
The hottest water temperature typically reached in August with around 75.4°F / 24.1°C. The coldest in February with an average water temperature of 37.8°F / 3.2°C.

Cape May weather today & 14-day weather forecast

Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Apr. 13
Broken clouds
56 °F
46°F
13 °C
8°C
2mph (3km/h)
south-southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
76%
Apr. 14
Scattered clouds
64 °F
49°F
18 °C
9°C
2mph (4km/h)
south-southwest
0in (2mm)
70 %
81%
Apr. 15
Moderate rain
53 °F
51°F
12 °C
11°C
4mph (6km/h)
east-southeast
0in (9mm)
90 %
96%
Apr. 16
Few clouds
53 °F
44°F
12 °C
7°C
6mph (10km/h)
west-northwest
0in (0mm)
10 %
69%
Apr. 17
Broken clouds
52 °F
45°F
11 °C
7°C
4mph (6km/h)
west-northwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
73%
Apr. 18
Broken clouds
54 °F
48°F
12 °C
9°C
2mph (4km/h)
southwest
0in (0mm)
20 %
74%
Apr. 19
Overcast clouds
58 °F
49°F
14 °C
10°C
2mph (3km/h)
south-southwest
0in (2mm)
60 %
85%
Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Apr. 20
Heavy rain
58 °F
53°F
15 °C
11°C
4mph (7km/h)
south-southwest
1in (32mm)
95 %
88%
Apr. 21
Few clouds
56 °F
50°F
14 °C
10°C
4mph (6km/h)
west
0in (0mm)
15 %
77%
Apr. 22
Clear Sky
61 °F
48°F
16 °C
9°C
3mph (5km/h)
west
0in (0mm)
0 %
63%
Apr. 23
Broken clouds
56 °F
41°F
13 °C
5°C
5mph (7km/h)
north-northwest
0in (1mm)
50 %
62%
Apr. 24
Few clouds
50 °F
45°F
10 °C
7°C
2mph (4km/h)
southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
44%
Apr. 25
Overcast clouds
61 °F
52°F
16 °C
11°C
4mph (6km/h)
south-southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
74%
Apr. 26
Moderate rain
58 °F
50°F
14 °C
10°C
9mph (14km/h)
west-southwest
0in (11mm)
90 %
78%
Apr. 27
Overcast clouds
50 °F
47°F
10 °C
8°C
8mph (12km/h)
west-northwest
0in (1mm)
50 %
64%
Apr. 28
Clear Sky
57 °F
47°F
14 °C
9°C
4mph (6km/h)
west
0in (0mm)
0 %
64%

Cape May weather by month / climate table

Max.

Temperature

°F

ø.

Temperature

°F

Min.

Temperature

(°F)

Precip.

(in)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

46 35.2 25.5 0.4 0 67%

February

46.2 36.5 29.1 0 0 67.6%

March

56.8 42.8 31.5 0.2 1 68.1%

April

65.1 52.7 41.7 0.2 0 70.1%

May

75.7 62.1 50.9 0.6 0 75.1%

June

82 71.2 61.9 0.1 0 76.6%

July

84.6 76.5 69.4 1.4 0 75.8%

August

83.7 75.7 67.3 0.1 1 77.1%

September

79.9 70.3 62.4 0.2 0 76.4%

October

72 59.7 47.8 0 0 72.7%

November

63 49.5 40.5 0 0 70.6%

December

52.2 41 33.8 0 0 71.3%

Max.

Temperature

°C

ø.

Temperature

°C

Min.

Temperature

(°C)

Precip.

(mm)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

7.8 1.8 -3.6 10.6 0 67%

February

7.9 2.5 -1.6 0 0 67.6%

March

13.8 6 -0.3 5.1 1 68.1%

April

18.4 11.5 5.4 4.3 0 70.1%

May

24.3 16.7 10.5 14.9 0 75.1%

June

27.8 21.8 16.6 2 0 76.6%

July

29.2 24.7 20.8 34.9 0 75.8%

August

28.7 24.3 19.6 3.2 1 77.1%

September

26.6 21.3 16.9 5.3 0 76.4%

October

22.2 15.4 8.8 0 0 72.7%

November

17.2 9.7 4.7 0 0 70.6%

December

11.2 5 1 0 0 71.3%
February is the most draught at 0in / 0mm and July the month with the most rain around 1.4in / 34.9mm. The avg. temperature is around 76.5°F / 24.7°C, July is the hottest month in a year. January is the coolest with 35.2°F / 1.8°C avg. temperature.

Activities & POI in Cape May

Type of Activity List
Marina for Sailing, Boat adventures, fishing Cape May Marina
Attraction Elaine's Famous Dinner Theater
Golf Course Cape May Golf Club
You might also like