Mile 72 Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

15.9°C / 60.7°F

The water will feel medium. The water will feel a bit chilly in just bathers / swimming costume. If you plan on wearing a wetsuit 4/3mm should be thick enough.

Current weather

21°C / 70°F
(clear sky)
Partly cloudy
Wind
4 mph
Humidity
49%

The measurements for the water temperature in Mile 72 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.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Mile 72 water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Mile 72 average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Mile 72
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 16.4 18.8 17.6 16.1 14.2 13.9 13.6 13.1 13.4 13.8 14.6 15.9
Max °C 21 21.5 21.6 21.5 18.4 15.9 15.8 15.6 15.3 16 17 19.2
Min °F 63.4 66.9 65.3 63.1 59.2 57.8 57.4 56.5 56.8 57.7 59.2 61.9
Max °F 68 69.6 69.3 68.5 63.4 59.8 59.6 59 58.7 59.9 61.6 65.2

The warmest water temperature is in February with an average around 68.2°F / 20.1°C. The coldest month is August with an average water temperature of 57.7°F / 14.3°C.


7 day tide forecast for Mile 72

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  • High 4:53am
    (1.39m)
  • Low 10:49am
    (0.3m)
  • High 5:24pm
    (1.45m)
  • Low 11:20pm
    (0.39m)
  • High 5:42am
    (1.34m)
  • Low 11:33am
    (0.37m)
  • High 6:11pm
    (1.41m)
  • Low 12:10am
    (0.41m)
  • High 6:39am
    (1.29m)
  • Low 12:25pm
    (0.44m)
  • High 7:05pm
    (1.37m)
  • Low 1:10am
    (0.43m)
  • High 7:45am
    (1.26m)
  • Low 1:28pm
    (0.51m)
  • High 8:07pm
    (1.34m)
  • Low 2:22am
    (0.43m)
  • High 8:57am
    (1.25m)
  • Low 2:45pm
    (0.55m)
  • High 9:14pm
    (1.33m)
  • Low 3:40am
    (0.4m)
  • High 10:10am
    (1.28m)
  • Low 4:05pm
    (0.54m)
  • High 10:22pm
    (1.36m)
  • Low 4:50am
    (0.33m)
  • High 11:17am
    (1.34m)
  • Low 5:15pm
    (0.49m)
  • High 11:26pm
    (1.41m)
7 day tide times for Mile 72

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Walvis Bay, Namibia) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.