North Myrtle Beach Weather

North Myrtle Beach Seasons

Warm summer days, mild winter nights, and incredible spring and fall beach days await you in North Myrtle Beach. We've rounded up the average highs and lows, water temps, and the best things to see and do each season. We think you'll agree, any time is a good time to explore North Myrtle Beach! 

Sweet Summertime

There’s nothing quite like summer in North Myrtle Beach. Grab your SPF and get ready to soak up some sun and fun! On average, North Myrtle Beach sees 337 hours of sunshine during the summer months. Our beaches are the perfect location to start your day and watch the sunrise with family, friends, and loved ones.  In June, July, and August the sun rises around 6:48 a.m. and sets around 8:30 p.m. The average air temperature in summer is 87 degrees Fahrenheit and the average water temperature is around 80 degrees Fahrenheit, with July being the hottest month.  If you are looking to catch some waves, Cherry Grove is known for great surf conditions during the summer months. Make the most of the beautiful weather with our top things to do on your family summer beach trip this summer. Whether you are looking to enjoy some beachside tunes, hit the wake park, or kayak in nature, we’ve got you covered. 

Fall in Love with NMB 

Fall in North Myrtle Beach is a favorite among many. The average temperature in October is around 75 degrees Fahrenheit during the daytime with average lows at night around 49 degrees Fahrenheit. Hitting the waves can continue long after summer is over because the average water temperature in October in North Myrtle Beach is around 75 degrees Fahrenheit. Take advantage of the beautiful weather conditions by playing a round of golf, casting a line, or planning the perfect fall family getaway. Fall is fun for all in North Myrtle Beach. 

Winter, kind of. 

In North Myrtle Beach winter feels more like fall! January is our coldest month with an average temperature of 46 degrees Fahrenheit, but the thermometer moves right back up to an average of 58 degrees Fahrenheit in February. If you're brave enough to go for a swim, grab your wetsuit because the average water temperature in the winter in North Myrtle Beach is 45 degrees Fahrenheit. Even though we rarely get holiday snow, there are plenty of ways to experience the warm winter holiday magic in North Myrtle Beach. Drive through The Great Christmas Light Show or check out a live holiday performance starting in November! Winter is also the perfect time to linger long in NMB. Book at long-term winter rental and make North Myrtle Beach your (warmer) home away from home. 

Spring is in the Sea Breeze  

Whether you are looking for a spring break vacation with the kids or planning a destination wedding in the Spring, North Myrtle Beach has the perfect weather for your stay. The average temperature in March in North Myrtle Beach is 65 degrees Fahrenheit and climbs to the high 70's by May. The water temperature is an average of 55 degrees Fahrenheit in March but will warm up quickly and be 70 degrees in May. Spring is a perfect time to enjoy our nature reserves and experience North Myrtle Beach in full bloom! Reconnect with Mother Nature this Spring when you go horseback riding on the beach or take a walk on the wild side at  Alligator Adventure