Port Shepstone Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

26.2°C / 79.1°F

The water will feel hot. Water temperature similar to a heated indoor swimming pool.

Current weather

26°C / 79°F
(broken clouds)
Partly cloudy
Wind
27 mph
Humidity
84%

The measurements for the water temperature in Port Shepstone, 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.

Water temp by month

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

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

Port Shepstone average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Port Shepstone
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 24.7 25.2 25.5 23.5 22.3 21.6 20.4 19.9 21 20.7 22 22.9
Max °C 27.5 27.7 27.3 27.7 25.5 24.2 23.7 22.8 23.3 24.2 24.5 26.3
Min °F 77.6 78.3 78.6 76 73.4 71.9 70 68.9 70.7 70.6 72.6 74.6
Max °F 80.4 80.8 80.4 80.2 76.6 74.5 73.3 71.8 73 74.1 75.1 78

The warmest water temperature is in February with an average around 79.5°F / 26.4°C. The coldest month is August with an average water temperature of 70.3°F / 21.3°C.


7 day tide forecast for Port Shepstone

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  • Low 1:59am
    (0.84m)
  • High 8:33am
    (1.38m)
  • Low 3:10pm
    (0.96m)
  • High 9:39pm
    (1.25m)
  • Low 4:27am
    (0.98m)
  • High 11:37am
    (1.31m)
  • Low 6:31pm
    (0.91m)
  • High 1:00am
    (1.36m)
  • Low 7:13am
    (0.85m)
  • High 1:27pm
    (1.48m)
  • Low 7:44pm
    (0.69m)
  • High 2:01am
    (1.6m)
  • Low 8:10am
    (0.63m)
  • High 2:16pm
    (1.69m)
  • Low 8:27pm
    (0.47m)
  • High 2:42am
    (1.83m)
  • Low 8:50am
    (0.41m)
  • High 2:56pm
    (1.88m)
  • Low 9:05pm
    (0.26m)
  • High 3:18am
    (2.03m)
  • Low 9:27am
    (0.24m)
  • High 3:31pm
    (2.04m)
  • Low 9:40pm
    (0.1m)
  • High 3:53am
    (2.18m)
  • Low 10:02am
    (0.12m)
  • High 4:06pm
    (2.14m)
  • Low 10:14pm
    (0.01m)
7 day tide times for Port Shepstone

*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.