Encounter Bay Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2016

17.8°C / 64°F

Current weather

(clear sky)
22°C / 72°F

Partly cloudy

5 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Encounter Bay, South Australia are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

7 day tide forecast for Encounter Bay

  • High 12:39am
  • Low 09:04am
  • High 12:40pm
  • Low 04:48pm
  • High 12:59am
  • Low 09:13am
  • High 01:05pm
  • Low 05:13pm
  • High 01:23am
  • Low 09:33am
  • High 01:24pm
  • Low 05:38pm
  • High 01:48am
  • Low 09:54am
  • High 01:40pm
  • Low 06:04pm
  • High 02:13am
  • Low 10:12am
  • High 01:55pm
  • Low 06:32pm
  • High 02:39am
  • Low 10:25am
  • High 02:13pm
  • Low 07:02pm
  • High 03:04am
  • Low 10:35am
  • High 02:36pm
  • Low 07:31pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Victor Harbor, Australia) and may differ by up to half and hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.

Average December sea temperatures

  • Max: 20.7°C / 69.2°F
  • Avg: 18.3°C / 65°F
  • Min: 16.9°C / 62.4°F
Encounter Bay average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Encounter Bay are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Encounter Bay (-35.58333, 138.6)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Encounter Bay are as accurate as current data allows there may be slight local and regional variations depending on conditions. Time of day and wind direction may have a temporary local effect as can water flows from neraby rivers.

Alternate names for Encounter Bay