Cape Carteret
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Cape Carteret, NC

Ocean temperature

In Mayo, the average ocean temperature in Cape Carteret, North Carolina, is 70.5°F (21.4°C).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 70.5°F (21.4°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

Daylight

In Cape Carteret, the average length of the day in Mayo is 14h.

What is the ocean temperature in Mayo in Cape Carteret?

In Mayo, the average ocean temperature in Cape Carteret, North Carolina, is 70.5°F (21.4°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 70.5°F (21.4°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

What is the average length of the day in Mayo in Cape Carteret?

The average length of the day in Mayo in Cape Carteret, North Carolina, is 14h.
Average sea temperature in May - Cape Carteret, NC
  • Average sea temperature in May: 70.6°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (82.6°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (57.7°F).

Average daylight in May - Cape Carteret, NC
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).