Southport
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

August weather forecast and climate
Southport, NC

An excellent water temperature of 82.8°F (28.2°C) makes August in Southport, North Carolina, a prime for swimming and other water activities.

Ocean temperature

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average ocean temperature of 82.8°F (28.2°C).
Note: Water temperature between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

The average length of the day in August in Southport, North Carolina, is 13.4h.

What month is the ocean warmest in Southport?

With an average ocean temperature of 82.8°F (28.2°C), August is the month with the warmest seawater.

What is the water temperature in August in Southport?

In Southport, North Carolina, in August, the average water temperature is 82.8°F (28.2°C). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

What is the average length of the day in August in Southport?

In Southport, North Carolina, the average length of the day in August is 13.4h.
Average sea temperature in August - Southport, NC
  • Average sea temperature in August: 82.7°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (82.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (56°F).

Average daylight in August - Southport, NC
  • Average daylight in August: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).