Ocean City, Maryland has on average over 200 sunny days per year, with the warmest weather in July. On the coast we enjoy the sunshine without the blistering heat - as average summer temperatures stay in the range of 70-85.

Best Time to Visit Ocean City, MD

The most popular time to visit Ocean City, Maryland is the summer season. Officially kicking off on Memorial Day, and going through Labor Day, the season is from June through September. Temperatures reach up to a high of 83 degrees making it the perfect time to visit the beach and explore all of the outdoor and water activities ocean city has to offer. In the months of July and August, you can enjoy family fun events like the hermit crab beauty pageant and “weird week”. Make sure to book your accommodations and tours in advance with us as Ocean City is high in demand come to the summertime - don’t miss out!

The springtime is also a wonderful time to visit Ocean City. While March and April are considered the end of the offseason, the temperature ranges in the mid-70s, which makes it the perfect time to spend outdoors and lay out in the sun. Check out the Kite Exposition in April and take advantage of the beautiful beaches.

Through September and October, you can find brisk temperatures that are perfect for enjoying fall festivities. Have fun at the famous SunFest music festival, check out the motorcycles at Delmarva bike week, and definitely make time for the beer at Oktoberfest!

The winter season runs from November through March. Ocean city is more quiet, secluded, and private during this time of year. You can enjoy events like the Winterfest of lights and the famous penguin swim on New Year’s Day. In the wintertime, Ocean City is a great place to stay in, stay cozy, and stay together with friends and family.