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



July 14, 04:55











Day Length:

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Birkenhead in July







Sea water temperature in Birkenhead today

As of now, in Birkenhead, the water temperature is 61.9°F. Swimming in water of this temperature is generally concidered to be cool, and most people won't really enjoy it. Today's reading is 1.2°F lower than the average recorded on this particular day in recent years. Since yesterday, there was a slight increase in temperature. This indicates a warming trend over the past day. 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 67.2°F on 2018, while the historical minimum was 60.7°F on 2020.

The water temperature over the last two weeks displayed soome variability. While the two week average stayed close to the historical average, there were some days when the temperature was close to the minimum recorded over the past years. The forecast for the upcoming week suggests a gradual increase. The average temperature is expected to rise up to 62.9°F, with minimum temperature starting at 62.2°F, while the maximum might reach 63.4°F.

Daily water temperature in Birkenhead

Date Current Year

actual* / forecast**

last year 10 years average
Jun 30 61.7°F 66.6°F 62.8°F
Jul 1 61.3°F 65.9°F 62.7°F
Jul 2 61.0°F 64.9°F 62.4°F
Jul 3 60.9°F 64.0°F 62.3°F
Jul 4 61.5°F 62.9°F 62.4°F
Jul 5 60.8°F 63.0°F 62.4°F
Jul 6 61.1°F 62.7°F 62.5°F
Jul 7 60.4°F 62.9°F 62.4°F
Jul 8 60.9°F 63.4°F 62.3°F
Jul 9 60.8°F 62.9°F 62.4°F
Jul 10 60.7°F 63.7°F 62.7°F
Jul 11 61.5°F 63.2°F 62.8°F
Jul 12 61.6°F 63.7°F 62.9°F
Jul 13 61.6°F 62.8°F 62.8°F
Jul 14 61.9°F 62.9°F 63.1°F
Jul 15 62.3°F 63.2°F 63.6°F
Jul 16 62.2°F 63.2°F 63.4°F
Jul 17 62.5°F 63.2°F 63.7°F
Jul 18 62.9°F 63.6°F 64.1°F
Jul 19 63.3°F 63.6°F 64.5°F
Jul 20 63.4°F 64.4°F 64.7°F
Jul 21 63.4°F 63.9°F 64.6°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.