Sea Temperature

East London Sea Temperature

(Today) Sep 2018

21.7°C / 71°F

Current weather

17°C / 63°F
(few clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

15 mph

Humidity

59%


The measurements for the water temperature in East London, Eastern Cape 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 East London water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in East London
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 23.1 23 23.4 22.1 21.6 20.5 19.4 19.3 20.1 20.1 20.9 21.8
Max °C 25.8 26.9 27.5 26.6 25 23.8 23.3 21.5 22.4 22.7 23.8 25.1
Min °F 74.6 74.9 75.7 73.5 72.2 70.2 68.4 67.6 69.1 69.2 70.7 72.5
Max °F 77.3 78.8 79.8 78 75.6 73.5 72.3 69.8 71.4 71.8 73.6 75.8

7 day tide forecast for East London

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • Low 06:12am
    (0.94m)
  • High 12:46pm
    (1.39m)
  • Low 06:57pm
    (0.93m)
  • High 01:04am
    (1.43m)
  • Low 07:17am
    (0.82m)
  • High 01:37pm
    (1.53m)
  • Low 07:44pm
    (0.80m)
  • High 01:48am
    (1.55m)
  • Low 07:54am
    (0.68m)
  • High 02:11pm
    (1.66m)
  • Low 08:16pm
    (0.67m)
  • High 02:20am
    (1.67m)
  • Low 08:24am
    (0.56m)
  • High 02:39pm
    (1.78m)
  • Low 08:45pm
    (0.54m)
  • High 02:49am
    (1.77m)
  • Low 08:53am
    (0.45m)
  • High 03:05pm
    (1.89m)
  • Low 09:12pm
    (0.44m)
  • High 03:16am
    (1.86m)
  • Low 09:20am
    (0.37m)
  • High 03:31pm
    (1.97m)
  • Low 09:39pm
    (0.36m)
  • High 03:43am
    (1.93m)
  • Low 09:47am
    (0.31m)
  • High 03:58pm
    (2.03m)
  • Low 10:07pm
    (0.30m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (East London, South Africa) 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 September sea temperatures

  • Max: 22.4°C / 72.2°F
  • Avg: 21.2°C / 70.2°F
  • Min: 20.1°C / 68.1°F
East London average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of East London (-33.015290, 27.911620)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for East London 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 East London
Buffalo City, ELS, East London, Oos Londen, Oost-Londen, Yst Londonas

East London average sea temperature chart