Sea Temperature

Tarrafal de São Nicolau Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

25°C / 77°F

Current weather

24°C / 75°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

15 mph



The measurements for the water temperature in Tarrafal de São Nicolau, Tarrafal de São Nicolau are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the sea surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Tarrafal de São Nicolau water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Tarrafal de São Nicolau
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 22.7 21.5 22.1 21.9 22.4 22.3 22.7 24.1 25.1 25.5 24.3 23.2
Max °C 25.1 24.3 23.8 23.8 24.4 25.2 26.6 27.4 27.9 27.8 27.1 25.8
Min °F 73.8 71.8 72.4 72.1 73.1 73.3 74.4 76.7 78.3 78.8 76.9 74.8
Max °F 76.2 74.6 74.1 74 75.1 76.2 78.3 80 81.1 81.1 79.7 77.4

7 day tide forecast for Tarrafal de São Nicolau

  • Low 04:18am
  • High 10:14am
  • Low 04:10pm
  • High 10:31pm
  • Low 04:55am
  • High 10:50am
  • Low 04:46pm
  • High 11:08pm
  • Low 05:35am
  • High 11:30am
  • Low 05:24pm
  • High 11:49pm
  • Low 06:19am
  • High 12:17pm
  • Low 06:07pm
  • High 12:36am
  • Low 07:09am
  • High 01:14pm
  • Low 06:59pm
  • High 01:33am
  • Low 08:09am
  • High 02:23pm
  • Low 08:04pm
  • High 02:39am
  • Low 09:16am
  • High 03:35pm
  • Low 09:21pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Porto Grande, Cape Verde Islands) 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: 25.8°C / 78.4°F
  • Avg: 24.5°C / 76.1°F
  • Min: 23.2°C / 73.8°F
Tarrafal de São Nicolau average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Tarrafal de São Nicolau are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Tarrafal de São Nicolau (16.566670, -24.366670)


Whilst sea temperatures for Tarrafal de São Nicolau 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 Tarrafal de São Nicolau

Tarrafal de São Nicolau average sea temperature chart