Annual average weather for Ocean County, United States

Annual Temperature for Ocean County

The hottest month in Ocean County is July when the average maximum temperature is 30°, average temperature is 24° and average minimum temperature is 18°.

The coolest month in Ocean County is January when the average maximum temperature is , average temperature is -1° and average minimum temperature is -6°.

Annual Sunshine for Ocean County

The longest days in Ocean County are in June, with an average of 15 hours of daylight per day. December has the shortest days with an average of 9.4 hours of daylight per day.

The sunniest days in Ocean County are in April which has the most hours of sunshine per day with an average of 9.1 hours of sunshine per day, making it a sunny month with few clouds. December has the least sunshine with an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day, making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index is the highest in July when it reaches 9.9 and lowest in December when it reaches 1.8.

An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Annual Sea Temperature for Ocean County

The warmest sea water temperatures in Ocean County are found in August when they peak at 24° and lowest in February when they dip to .

The sea is best for swimming between June and December when the temperature is above 13° which is very cold and bracing, it's not recommended you swim with out a full wet suit.

Annual Rainfall for Ocean County

The wettest month in Ocean County is October with 9616cm of rain and May has the most days of rain with 11 days with some rain, a very wet time to visit the beach.

The driest month in Ocean County is June with 47.3cm of rain and January has the fewest days of rain with 6.2 days with some rain, a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Annual Humidity for Ocean County

The most humid month in Ocean County is July with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 21° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach.

The least humid month in Ocean County is January with a dew point of -2° which is a bit dry for some.

Annual Wind Speed for Ocean County

The most windy month in Ocean County is February when the average maximum windspeed is 27kmh and the average wind speed is 11kmh.

The least windy month in Ocean County is August when the average maximum windspeed is 20kmh and the average wind speed is 7kmh.

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