Sea Temperature

Sharm el-Sheikh Sea Temperature

(Today) Mar 2018

23.9°C / 75°F

Current weather

(clear sky)
23°C / 73°F

Partly cloudy

7 mph



The measurements for the water temperature in Sharm el-Sheikh, Janūb Sīnāʼ 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 Sharm el-Sheikh water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Sharm el-Sheikh
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 21.7 21.7 21.8 22.2 23.2 25.1 26.7 27.6 26.7 26.2 23.3 22.6
Max °C 24.9 23.1 23.4 24.1 26 27.5 29.9 30 28.9 28.9 28.1 26.3
Min °F 72.3 71.6 71.9 72.7 74.9 78.1 81.3 82.6 80.9 80.2 75.9 74.1
Max °F 75.5 73 73.5 74.6 77.7 80.5 84.5 85 83.1 82.9 80.7 77.8

7 day tide forecast for Sharm el-Sheikh

  • Low 03:59am
  • High 10:12am
  • Low 04:33pm
  • High 10:49pm
  • Low 04:57am
  • High 11:12am
  • Low 05:35pm
  • High 11:54pm
  • Low 06:04am
  • High 12:19pm
  • Low 06:43pm
  • High 01:03am
  • Low 07:15am
  • High 01:29pm
  • Low 07:51pm
  • High 02:12am
  • Low 08:24am
  • High 02:38pm
  • Low 08:57pm
  • High 03:16am
  • Low 09:29am
  • High 03:41pm
  • Low 09:58pm
  • High 04:15am
  • Low 10:28am
  • High 04:40pm
  • Low 10:54pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Shadwan, Egypt) 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 March sea temperatures

  • Max: 21.8°C / 71.2°F
  • Avg: 22.6°C / 72.7°F
  • Min: 23.4°C / 74.1°F
Sharm el-Sheikh average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Sharm el-Sheikh are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Sharm el-Sheikh (27.851830, 34.304990)


Whilst sea temperatures for Sharm el-Sheikh 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 Sharm el-Sheikh
Awfir, Awfīr, Cherm, Ofira, Ophira, Ras Muhammad, Ras Umm Sidd, Sharm al Shaikh, Sharm ash Shaykh, Sharm ehl' Shejkh, Sharm ash Shaykh, Sharm el-Sheij, Sharm el-Sheikh, Sharm esh Sheikh, Sharm-ehl'-Shejkh, Sherm el Sheik, Sherm el Sheikh, Sherm el Shekh, shrm alshykh, Шарм эль Шейх, Шарм-эль-Шейх, شرم الشيخ

Sharm el-Sheikh average sea temperature chart