Ocean City
New Jersey, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

July weather forecast and climate
Ocean City, NJ

July, the same as June, is a moderately hot summer month in Ocean City, New Jersey, with temperature in the range of an average low of 68°F (20°C) and an average high of 82.4°F (28°C).

Temperature

The warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 82.4°F (28°C).

Rainfall

In Ocean City, New Jersey, during 9 rainfall days, 3.7" (93mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 112 rainfall days, and 39.1" (994mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Ocean City, the average seawater temperature is 74.3°F (23.5°C). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 74.3°F (23.5°C) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 77°F (25°C) to 82.4°F (28°C).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in July is 14.6h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Ocean City are June through August, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Ocean City are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
In July, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the warmest month in Ocean City?

Warmest months are July and August, with an average high-temperature of 82.4°F (28°C).

What is the temperature in July in Ocean City?

In Ocean City, in July, the average high-temperature is 82.4°F (28°C), and the average low-temperature is 68°F (20°C).

How much does it rain in Ocean City in July?

In Ocean City, New Jersey, in July, during 9 rainfall days, 3.7" (93mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in July in Ocean City?

In July, the average ocean temperature in Ocean City, New Jersey, is 74.3°F (23.5°C). Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 74.3°F (23.5°C) water may be enjoyable.

How many hours of daylight does Ocean City have in July?

In July, the average length of the day in Ocean City, New Jersey, is 14.6h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Ocean City?

Months with the most sunshine in Ocean City, New Jersey, are June through August, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in July in Ocean City?

In July, the average sunshine in Ocean City is 9h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Ocean City?

Months with the highest UV index in Ocean City, New Jersey, are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 9.

What is the UV index reading in July in Ocean City?

In July, the average daily maximum UV index in Ocean City, New Jersey, is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in July - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average high temperature in July: 82°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (82°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (41°F).

  • Average low temperature in July: 68°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (68°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25°F).

Average rainfall in July - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average rainfall in July: 3.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (4.1").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (2.6").

Average rainfall days in July - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average rainfall days in July: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (11 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is October (7 days).

Average sea temperature in July - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average sea temperature in July: 74.3°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (76.5°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (40.3°F).

Average daylight in July / Average sunshine in July - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average daylight in July: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.5h).

  • Average sunshine in July: 9h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in July - Ocean City, NJ
  • Average UV index in July: 9

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 2).