Port Stephens Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2016

22.2°C / 72°F

Current weather

(light intensity drizzle)
21°C / 70°F

Partly cloudy

8 mph



The measurements for the sea temperature in Port Stephens, New South Wales 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 Port Stephens

  • High 12:55am
  • Low 06:23am
  • High 12:45pm
  • Low 07:38pm
  • High 01:48am
  • Low 07:20am
  • High 01:36pm
  • Low 08:28pm
  • High 02:46am
  • Low 08:26am
  • High 02:35pm
  • Low 09:22pm
  • High 03:48am
  • Low 09:39am
  • High 03:41pm
  • Low 10:18pm
  • High 04:50am
  • Low 10:53am
  • High 04:52pm
  • Low 11:14pm
  • High 05:48am
  • Low 12:03pm
  • High 06:01pm
  • Low 12:09am
  • High 06:43am
  • Low 01:06pm
  • High 07:05pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Port Stephens, 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.

Port Stephens tides

Average December sea temperatures

  • Max: 26°C / 78.8°F
  • Avg: 22.9°C / 73.3°F
  • Min: 20.9°C / 69.7°F
Port Stephens average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Port Stephens are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Port Stephens (-32.71314, 152.06623)

Locations nearby


Whilst sea temperatures for Port Stephens 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 Port Stephens