Sea Temperature

Mogadishu Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2018

27.2°C / 81°F

Current weather

28°C / 82°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

17 mph



The measurements for the water temperature in Mogadishu, Banadir Region 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 Mogadishu water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Mogadishu
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 25.4 25.6 25.1 28.1 27.3 25.4 24.9 24.6 25.1 25.8 26.6 26.2
Max °C 27.3 26.9 29.7 30.1 29.5 28.4 27.3 26.6 27.2 28.1 29 28.8
Min °F 78.4 78.6 79 83.4 82 78.9 77.8 77.1 78 79.3 80.8 80.2
Max °F 80.3 79.9 83.6 85.4 84.2 81.9 80.2 79.1 80.1 81.6 83.2 82.8

7 day tide forecast for Mogadishu

  • Low 05:55am
  • High 11:32am
  • Low 05:41pm
  • High 12:36am
  • Low 07:15am
  • High 12:55pm
  • Low 06:43pm
  • High 01:26am
  • Low 08:08am
  • High 01:55pm
  • Low 07:35pm
  • High 02:09am
  • Low 08:51am
  • High 02:43pm
  • Low 08:20pm
  • High 02:50am
  • Low 09:30am
  • High 03:26pm
  • Low 09:02pm
  • High 03:30am
  • Low 10:08am
  • High 04:07pm
  • Low 09:43pm
  • High 04:10am
  • Low 10:47am
  • High 04:47pm
  • Low 10:25pm

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Mogadishu, Somalia) 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: 28.8°C / 83.8°F
  • Avg: 27.5°C / 81.5°F
  • Min: 26.2°C / 79.2°F
Mogadishu average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Mogadishu (2.037110, 45.343750)


Whilst sea temperatures for Mogadishu 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 Mogadishu
MGQ, Magadiscio, Maqdishu, Mogadiisho, Mogadisa, Mogadisas, Mogadischu, Mogadiscio, Mogadish, Mogadisho, Mogadishu, Mogadiso, Mogadisu, Mogadisxo, Mogadiszu, Mogadiŝo, Mogadişu, Mogadiša, Mogadišas, Mogadišo, Mogadišu, Mogadíscio, Mogaidisiu, Mogaidisiú, Moukntiso, Muqdisho, Muqdishow, Muqdishu, Xamar, mo jia di xiu, mogadisho, mogadishu, mogadisyu, mqdyshw, mqdyshyw, mwgadyshw, mwgdysw, Μουκντίσο, Могадишу, מוגדישו, مقديشو, مقديشيو, موگادیشو, მოგადიშო, ሞቃዲሾ, モガディシュ, 摩加迪休, 모가디슈

Mogadishu average sea temperature chart