Beach Weather in Old Orchard Beach, Old Orchard Beach, United States

BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES
Best
Best
Best
Best
Tan
Tan
Tan
Tan
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
 
Sea
13°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
17°
 
Sea
15°
 
Sea
13°
 
Sea
 
Sea
 
BEACH WEATHER FORECAST
Mon 2nd October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 17° 18° 17° 19° 21° 18° 16°
0% 75% 48% 0% 13% 0% 49% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Tue 3rd October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 13° 13° 17° 23° 24° 21° 19°
0% 0% 4% 4% 5% 2% 6% 3%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Wed 4th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18° 17° 16° 19° 19° 18° 15° 15°
0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 4% 28% 39%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Thu 5th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14° 14° 14° 17° 20° 20° 17° 16°
51% 100% 56% 55% 1% 3% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
Fri 6th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
15° 15° 16° 17° 18° 18° 17° 17°
8% 74% 92% 82% 69% 29% 55% 93%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
15°
15°
15°
Sat 7th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 16° 16° 17° 17° 16° 16° 17°
91% 97% 93% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
0.1mm 0.1mm 0.2mm 0.1mm 2.1mm 4.8mm 1.9mm 0.3mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Sun 8th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 16° 14° 14° 17° 17° 15° 12°
100% 100% 70% 7% 1% 11% 32% 54%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Mon 2nd October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
1
kmh
15
kmh
23
kmh
26
kmh
26
kmh
20
kmh
14
kmh
11
kmh
0.7m
0.3m
0.6m
0.7m
0.6m
0.5m
0.3m
0.2m
10.1s 9.9s 9.8s 9.7s 9.5s 9.2s 9.2s 9.1s
Tue 3rd October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
12
kmh
18
kmh
22
kmh
18
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
20
kmh
16
kmh
0.2m
0.4m
0.5m
0.4m
0.3m
0.3m
0.5m
1.4m
8.9s 8.8s 8.9s 8.9s 8.7s 8.6s 8.9s 9.0s
Wed 4th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
21
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
1.3m
1.2m
1.2m
1.0m
1.0m
1.0m
0.9m
0.8m
8.9s 8.8s 8.6s 8.6s 9.4s 9.0s 9.1s 8.7s
Thu 5th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
7
kmh
2
kmh
4
kmh
3
kmh
15
kmh
22
kmh
22
kmh
0.8m
1.0m
0.9m
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
1.0m
8.7s 10.1s 9.7s 9.6s 9.6s 9.5s 9.3s 9.1s
Fri 6th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
32
kmh
33
kmh
23
kmh
24
kmh
21
kmh
22
kmh
22
kmh
20
kmh
1.2m
1.2m
1.0m
1.0m
0.9m
0.9m
0.6m
0.9m
9.1s 9.1s 9.1s 9.3s 9.5s 9.6s 8.2s 2.6s
Sat 7th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19
kmh
22
kmh
28
kmh
30
kmh
29
kmh
30
kmh
35
kmh
25
kmh
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
1.4m
0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s
Sun 8th October
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
14
kmh
14
kmh
17
kmh
20
kmh
19
kmh
17
kmh
18
kmh
15
kmh
1.6m
1.6m
1.6m
1.6m
1.6m
1.6m
1.6m
1.6m
0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s 0.1s
Mon 2nd October
1:35 AM 7:30 AM 1:50 PM 8:06 PM
3.10 -0.10 3.30 -0.30
Tue 3rd October
2:27 AM 8:19 AM 2:39 PM 8:58 PM
2.90 0.00 3.10 -0.20
Wed 4th October
3:21 AM 9:10 AM 3:31 PM 9:54 PM
2.70 0.20 3.00 0.00
Thu 5th October
4:18 AM 10:05 AM 4:27 PM 10:54 PM
2.60 0.40 2.80 0.20
Fri 6th October
5:19 AM 11:05 AM 5:28 PM 11:58 PM
2.40 0.50 2.70 0.30
Sat 7th October
6:23 AM 12:10 PM 6:32 PM
2.30 0.60 2.60
Sun 8th October
1:01 AM 7:25 AM 1:14 PM 7:35 PM
0.30 2.30 0.60 2.60
Mon 2nd October
21°
0.0mm
10kmh ENE
23%
Tue 3rd October
27°
0.0mm
9kmh SW
3%
Wed 4th October
19°
0.0mm
11kmh E
8%
Thu 5th October
20°
0.0mm
14kmh S
33%
Fri 6th October
19°
0.0mm
16kmh S
62%
Sat 7th October
17°
9.6mm
28kmh SSE
97%
Sun 8th October
18°
0.0mm
18kmh W
46%
Mon 9th October
14°
0.0mm
6kmh ENE
83%
Tue 10th October
13°
1.7mm
17kmh S
57%
Wed 11th October
13°
0.0mm
22kmh WSW
14%
Thu 12th October
12°
0.0mm
4kmh WNW
36%
Fri 13th October
13°
0.0mm
6kmh NW
67%
Sat 14th October
12°
0.0mm
6kmh SW
31%
Sun 15th October
13°
0.2mm
6kmh E
68%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 17° which is a little too chilly for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 14° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. There will be 3 days of light rain with an average of 3.8mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 45%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Old Orchard Beach don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Holiday at Old Orchard Beach, Maine

Taking a holiday at Old Orchard Beach in York County, Maine, United States is an excellent choice for beach lovers, families, and anyone looking to unwind by the sea. Here's what you need to know about this popular beach destination:

Beach Type

Old Orchard Beach is known for its wide stretch of beautiful yellow sand that spans seven miles along the coast. The sand is fine and soft, making it perfect for sunbathing or playing in the surf. While the beach does not have many rocks or reefs right off the shore, it still offers a pleasant experience for swimmers and waders alike.

Beach Activities

Some popular beach activities at Old Orchard Beach include:

  1. Sunbathing: With its soft, yellow sand and plenty of space to spread out, relaxing on the beach under the sun is a favorite pastime here.
  2. Swimming: The waters are calm and relatively shallow near the shore making it ideal for swimming.
  3. Surfing: Although not as renowned as other surf spots, Old Orchard Beach can still provide some enjoyable waves for beginner to intermediate surfers.
  4. Paddleboarding & Kayaking: Rent a paddleboard or kayak from local vendors and explore the coastline at your leisure.
  5. Beach Volleyball: Several volleyball nets are set up along the beach for visitors to enjoy a game with friends or family.
  6. Fishing: Cast your line off the pier or try your luck with some surf fishing.

While snorkeling and diving may not be as interesting due to a lack of rocks or reefs nearby, there are several boat tours available which can take you further out into deeper waters where marine life is more abundant.

Accommodations

Old Orchard Beach offers various lodging options ranging from hotels and motels to vacation rentals and campgrounds. Some of the popular areas to stay in include:

  1. Beachfront: Staying right on the beach provides easy access to the sand and surf, as well as stunning ocean views.
  2. Downtown: The downtown area is just a short walk from the beach and offers a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options.
  3. Near the Pier: This area is close to both the beach and downtown, as well as the iconic Old Orchard Beach Pier, which hosts numerous attractions, eateries, and nightlife events.

Beach Amenities

Old Orchard Beach offers several amenities for visitors to enjoy during their stay:

  • Public restrooms
  • Outdoor showers
  • Picnic areas with tables
  • Playground for children
  • Lifeguard stations (during peak season)
  • Ample parking
  • Beach wheelchair rentals

In addition to these amenities, Old Orchard Beach's main attraction is its famous pier, which extends nearly 500 feet out into the Atlantic Ocean. The pier is home to various restaurants, bars, souvenir shops, and amusement arcades.

With its beautiful sandy shoreline, fun-filled activities, and convenient accommodations options, Old Orchard Beach in Maine is an excellent destination for a memorable beach holiday.

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