Cold Water Survival Times

Boating safely in cold weather is especially important.

Cold Water Survival Times
How much does your expected survival time change with the water temperature? Scroll through to see why boating safely in cold weather is especially important.
Cold Water Survival Times
3 Hours to Infinity: 70˚to 80˚ F
Cold Water Survival Times
2 to 40 Hours: 60˚ to 70˚ F
Cold Water Survival Times
1 to 6 Hours: 50˚to 60˚ F
Cold Water Survival Times
1 to 3 Hours: 40˚ to 50˚ F
Cold Water Survival Times
30 to 90 Minutes: 32˚ to 40˚ F
Cold Water Survival Times
Under 15 to 45 Minutes: Under 32˚ F