Sea Surface Temperature of Florida Coast
The picture above displays the sea surface temperatures of the Florida coast at 20:51 on September 22, 2013. The colors represent temperature. The average temperature closest to the coast is around 84 degrees Fahrenheit. The temperature then ranges from 77- 85 degrees Fahrenheit throughout the map. The white areas on the map indicate clouds blocking the satellite view. The body of water in the middle of Florida is Lake Okeechobee. As you can see, the water in the lake is much warmer then the Atlantic Ocean. The temperature rises to about 88 degrees Fahrenheit.