Sea Temperature

Kosi Bay Sea Temperature

(Today) Sep 2018

23.3°C / 74°F

Current weather

26°C / 78°F
(clear sky)

Partly cloudy
Wind

26 mph

Humidity

80%


The measurements for the water temperature in Kosi Bay, 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 max / min water temperatures

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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Kosi Bay
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 26.2 26.6 26.5 25 23.7 22.2 21.1 21.2 21.9 21.6 22.6 23.8
Max °C 29 28.2 28.3 27.5 25.9 24.4 23.8 23.2 23.6 24.8 25.4 27.2
Min °F 80.3 80.5 80.4 78 75.5 72.8 71 71 72.1 72.2 73.8 76.2
Max °F 83.1 82.1 82.2 80.5 77.7 75 73.7 73 73.8 75.4 76.6 79.6

7 day tide forecast for Kosi Bay

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • Low 06:32am
    (1.70m)
  • High 01:29pm
    (2.23m)
  • Low 07:40pm
    (1.64m)
  • High 02:06am
    (2.32m)
  • Low 08:13am
    (1.49m)
  • High 02:34pm
    (2.48m)
  • Low 08:41pm
    (1.39m)
  • High 02:50am
    (2.57m)
  • Low 08:57am
    (1.23m)
  • High 03:09pm
    (2.74m)
  • Low 09:17pm
    (1.15m)
  • High 03:20am
    (2.82m)
  • Low 09:29am
    (0.99m)
  • High 03:36pm
    (2.99m)
  • Low 09:46pm
    (0.92m)
  • High 03:47am
    (3.04m)
  • Low 09:56am
    (0.78m)
  • High 04:02pm
    (3.20m)
  • Low 10:13pm
    (0.72m)
  • High 04:14am
    (3.24m)
  • Low 10:23am
    (0.60m)
  • High 04:28pm
    (3.38m)
  • Low 10:39pm
    (0.57m)
  • High 04:39am
    (3.38m)
  • Low 10:49am
    (0.48m)
  • High 04:54pm
    (3.51m)
  • Low 11:05pm
    (0.47m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Maputo, Mozambique) 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: 23.6°C / 74.4°F
  • Avg: 22.7°C / 72.9°F
  • Min: 21.9°C / 71.3°F
Kosi Bay average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Kosi Bay (-27.000000, 32.833333)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Kosi Bay 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 Kosi Bay
Kosi Bay

Kosi Bay average sea temperature chart