Durban Sea Temperature

(Today) 2021

21.2°C / 70.1°F

Current weather

20°C / 68°F
(overcast clouds)

Partly cloudy

Wind

7 mph

Humidity

87%


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 24.7 24.9 23 22.3 21.8 20.1 19.7 21 21.1 21.8 22.9
Max °C 27.8 27.5 27.3 27.2 25 23.7 23.8 22.7 23.2 23.7 24.5 26.8
Min °F 76.8 77.6 77.8 75.1 73.2 72 69.6 68.7 70.7 71 72.3 74.7
Max °F 80.5 80.4 80.2 79.3 75.9 73.9 73.3 71.7 72.9 73.6 75 78.6

7 day tide forecast for Durban

ThuFriSatSunMonTueWed
  • Low 1:05am
    (0.77m)
  • High 7:29am
    (1.33m)
  • Low 1:34pm
    (0.93m)
  • High 7:40pm
    (1.27m)
  • Low 2:28am
    (0.89m)
  • High 9:47am
    (1.27m)
  • Low 4:37pm
    (0.99m)
  • High 10:39pm
    (1.21m)
  • Low 5:12am
    (0.87m)
  • High 12:02pm
    (1.39m)
  • Low 6:29pm
    (0.84m)
  • High 12:24am
    (1.34m)
  • Low 6:29am
    (0.71m)
  • High 12:56pm
    (1.58m)
  • Low 7:15pm
    (0.65m)
  • High 1:12am
    (1.52m)
  • Low 7:15am
    (0.53m)
  • High 1:34pm
    (1.78m)
  • Low 7:50pm
    (0.46m)
  • High 1:51am
    (1.7m)
  • Low 7:53am
    (0.36m)
  • High 2:10pm
    (1.95m)
  • Low 8:24pm
    (0.29m)
  • High 2:27am
    (1.85m)
  • Low 8:30am
    (0.21m)
  • High 2:45pm
    (2.09m)
  • Low 8:58pm
    (0.16m)
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.