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Ocean Sound Effects

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81 files • 24 bit / 96-192 kHz • 15GB • 200 min


Royalty Free Ocean Sound Effects & Seaside Ambience

A Collection of 81 Unique Ocean Sound Effects

Discover a collection of 81 unique ocean and sea sound effects recorded all around the world. This library includes royalty-free sounds recorded on beaches, shores, waterfronts, rocky beaches, and underwater, both during the day and at night! With recordings from 9 different countries, you’ll find a diverse range of ocean sounds to choose from recorded by us Libby and Marcel.


Balinese Beaches

Bali, Indonesia is a place of breathtaking beauty and the ocean is no exception. From the bustling beaches of Padang Bai to the peaceful shores of Uluwatu, this collection includes sounds recorded at different parts of the island. Some of the locations include Amed, Canggu, Seseh Beach, Tanah Lot, Balian Beach, and Sanur.


Costa Rican Coasts

Costa Rica is a paradise for nature lovers and its gorgeous beaches are a major highlight. In this collection, you’ll find sounds recorded at the following locations in the country: Playa Carillo, Samara, Santa Teresa, and Hermosa Beach.


Mediterranean Vibes of Cyprus

Cyprus is a place that holds a special place in our hearts. With its stunning seaside vibes and delicious cuisine, it’s no surprise that we found ourselves returning time and time again. This collection includes sounds recorded at the following locations in the country: Aya Napa, Edro 3 Shipwreck, Aphrodites Rock, Paphos, and Pissuri Beach.


Ocean Sounds of Japan

While traveling through Japan in a camper van, we made a stop at Tajima Island where we recorded the soothing sounds of the ocean.


Penang, Malaysia

Penang is a must-visit destination and the ocean sounds here are no exception. This collection includes recordings from the following locations in the country: Batu Ferringhi and Rocky Beach West Coast.


Ocean Sounds of Singapore

Singapore may be a bustling city, but it still holds its fair share of ocean sounds. Unfortunately, with noise pollution being a big issue, all of the recordings in this collection include boat or industrial sounds. The locations include Merlion Park, Marina Bay Yacht Harbor, Labrador Park, and the East Coast.


Turks and Caicos

While on a project in the Turks & Caicos, we recorded ocean sounds on the less populated North Caicos island. The collection includes the sound of the ocean and seagulls.


Californian Coasts

All recordings in this collection were recorded on the beaches of Long Beach and Orange County in California. You’ll find sounds from the following locations: Balboa, Newport Pier, Long Beach, Thousand Steps Beach, Redondo Pier, and Morro Bay.


Vietnam’s Stunning Beaches

Vietnam is a country rich in culture and natural beauty. In this collection, you’ll find ocean sounds recorded along the coast during a two-month motorcycle trip. Some of the locations include Hoi An, An Bang Beach, Lang Co Beach, Tuy Hoa Beach, and the Massive Rocky Beach on the East Coast.



With this extensive collection of ocean sounds recorded all around the world, you’ll have a diverse range of options to choose from. Whether you’re working on a project or just looking to immerse yourself in the sounds of the ocean, this library is sure to meet your needs!


Be sure to check out more sounds on our Nature page and this Premium Ocean Sound Library.

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About Us

Who would have thought a handy sound recorder in Cambodia would lead us here?

Hi there we’re Marcel and Libby and every sound on this site has been recorded by us. For nearly 7 years, we’ve been traveling around the world recording unique sounds for others to use! 

If you’re curious and want to learn more about our journey traveling full-time as sound recordists you can read on here or on CNN Travel.

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