Durban Water Temperature

(Today) 2022

23.4°C / 74.2°F

Current weather

20°C / 68°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy

Wind

1 mph

Humidity

94%


The measurements for the water temperature in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal 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 water temp

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

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

Durban average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Durban
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 24.1 24.8 24.9 23 22.1 21.7 20.1 19.7 20.8 21 21.6 22.8
Max °C 27.5 27.5 27.2 27 24.7 23.5 23.6 22.5 23 23.7 24.3 26.7
Min °F 76.7 77.7 77.7 75 72.8 71.8 69.5 68.6 70.3 70.8 71.9 74.6
Max °F 80.1 80.4 80 79 75.4 73.6 73 71.4 72.5 73.5 74.6 78.5

The warmest water temperature is in February with an average around 79°F / 26.1°C. The coldest month is August with an average water temperature of 70°F / 21.1°C.


7 day tide forecast for Durban

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • High 4:13am
    (2.05m)
  • Low 10:26am
    (0.14m)
  • High 4:35pm
    (1.96m)
  • Low 10:41pm
    (0.21m)
  • High 4:52am
    (1.99m)
  • Low 11:05am
    (0.2m)
  • High 5:16pm
    (1.9m)
  • Low 11:23pm
    (0.31m)
  • High 5:32am
    (1.87m)
  • Low 11:47am
    (0.3m)
  • High 6:01pm
    (1.79m)
  • Low 12:09am
    (0.45m)
  • High 6:17am
    (1.72m)
  • Low 12:33pm
    (0.44m)
  • High 6:52pm
    (1.66m)
  • Low 1:03am
    (0.6m)
  • High 7:10am
    (1.55m)
  • Low 1:29pm
    (0.58m)
  • High 7:57pm
    (1.53m)
  • Low 2:15am
    (0.74m)
  • High 8:22am
    (1.4m)
  • Low 2:46pm
    (0.71m)
  • High 9:26pm
    (1.45m)
  • Low 3:57am
    (0.8m)
  • High 10:05am
    (1.33m)
  • Low 4:25pm
    (0.75m)
  • High 11:05pm
    (1.47m)
7 day tide times for Durban

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