Essex
Maryland, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

February weather forecast and climate
Essex, MD

Ocean temperature

February is the month with the coldest seawater in Essex, Maryland, with an average ocean temperature of 43.7°F (6.5°C).
Note: Swimming in 43.7°F (6.5°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

Daylight

In February, the average length of the day is 10.8h.

What is the month with the coldest ocean in Essex?

With an average ocean temperature of 43.7°F (6.5°C), February is the month with the coldest seawater.

What is the water temperature in February in Essex?

In Essex, Maryland, in February, the average water temperature is 43.7°F (6.5°C). Swimming in 43.7°F (6.5°C) is considered dangerous. Unprotected immersion in temperatures below 50°F (10°C) causes quickly maximum intensity cold shock with hyperventilation.

How many hours of daylight does Essex have in February?

The average length of the day in February in Essex is 10.8h.
Average sea temperature in February - Essex, MD
  • Average sea temperature in February: 43.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (77.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (43.7°F).

Average daylight in February - Essex, MD
  • Average daylight in February: 10.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.4h).