All data are in degrees Fahrenheit


Water temperature in Birkenhead

Detailed information about the current water temperature in Birkenhead. The trend over the last two weeks, daily averages, and precise forecast of the water temperature changes. Gain a deeper understanding of seasonal dynamics with monthly statistical analyses covering recent years.
Sea temperature in Birkenhead now



June 20, 03:26











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Birkenhead in June







Sea water temperature in Birkenhead today

As of now, in Birkenhead, the water temperature is 59.5°F. Swimming in water of this temperature is considered as extremely cold, and there's a substantial risk of hypothermia if exposed for more than a brief duration. Today's reading is 1.6°F lower than the average recorded on this particular day in recent years. The sea temperature remains approximately unchanged from yesterday. According to the forecast, we expect the temperature to rise a bit.

Recent sea temperature and forecast

The water temperature today is above average for the last two weeks, showing a small increase in temperature. It also aligns closely with the historical average temperature for this date, indicating a typical climate pattern. The maximum temperature recorded for this date was 65.8°F on 2023, while the historical minimum was 56.8°F on 2019.

Over the past two weeks, the water temperature has closely aligned with historical averages for those days. The forecast for the upcoming week suggests a gradual increase. The average temperature is expected to rise up to 60.5°F, with minimum temperature starting at 60.2°F, while the maximum might reach 61.2°F.

Daily water temperature in Birkenhead

Date Current Year

actual* / forecast**

last year 10 years average
Jun 6 58.2°F 61.6°F 59.0°F
Jun 7 58.9°F 60.1°F 59.1°F
Jun 8 59.7°F 60.5°F 59.1°F
Jun 9 59.3°F 60.7°F 59.1°F
Jun 10 59.2°F 61.4°F 59.3°F
Jun 11 58.8°F 63.2°F 59.4°F
Jun 12 58.4°F 62.8°F 59.5°F
Jun 13 58.1°F 62.5°F 59.2°F
Jun 14 58.0°F 64.1°F 59.6°F
Jun 15 59.2°F 64.9°F 59.9°F
Jun 16 58.9°F 66.0°F 60.1°F
Jun 17 59.5°F 65.6°F 60.2°F
Jun 18 59.0°F 65.9°F 60.5°F
Jun 19 59.6°F 66.6°F 61.1°F
Jun 20 59.5°F 65.8°F 61.1°F
Jun 21 60.2°F 66.2°F 61.8°F
Jun 22 60.2°F 65.9°F 61.8°F
Jun 23 60.4°F 67.0°F 62.0°F
Jun 24 60.4°F 66.2°F 62.0°F
Jun 25 60.6°F 66.5°F 62.2°F
Jun 26 60.9°F 66.7°F 62.5°F
Jun 27 61.2°F 68.2°F 62.8°F

* actual - actual temperature values

** forecast - projected values for the next week

Real-time coastal temperatures could deviate by several degrees from the provided readings. These deviations often become evident following intense rainfall or strong winds.

Our forecasting methodology leverages a mathematical model, that uses current water and weather conditions, historical records, wind intensity and direction.

Sea water temperature in Birkenhead by month

In an average year, Birkenhead offers no days when the water temperature is warm enough to swim comfortably.
The warmest water in Birkenhead was recorded on July 22, 2021, reaching a 70.1°F. While the coldest temperature occurred on March 8, 2018, dipping to 39.3°F. The average readings by season are 43.9°F in Winter, 48.8°F in Spring, 62.7°F in Summer, and 55.7°F in Autumn.