Sea Temperature

Sodwana Bay Sea Temperature

(Today) Nov 2018

23.9°C / 75°F

Current weather

23°C / 73°F
(overcast clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

17 mph

Humidity

72%


The measurements for the water temperature in Sodwana 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 Sodwana Bay water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Sodwana Bay
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 26.1 26.5 26.5 25 23.8 22.4 20.8 21 21.9 21.5 22.6 24.1
Max °C 28.8 28.3 28.6 27.6 25.9 24.5 24.1 23.3 23.7 24.8 25.9 27.4
Min °F 80 80.4 80.5 78 75.6 73.1 70.7 70.7 72.1 72 74 76.7
Max °F 82.7 82.2 82.6 80.6 77.7 75.2 74 73 73.9 75.3 77.3 80

7 day tide forecast for Sodwana Bay

SatSunMonTueWedThuFri
  • Low 05:59am
    (1.68m)
  • High 12:44pm
    (2.44m)
  • Low 07:02pm
    (1.65m)
  • High 01:15am
    (2.44m)
  • Low 07:21am
    (1.50m)
  • High 01:47pm
    (2.67m)
  • Low 07:59pm
    (1.42m)
  • High 02:05am
    (2.68m)
  • Low 08:10am
    (1.27m)
  • High 02:25pm
    (2.92m)
  • Low 08:38pm
    (1.17m)
  • High 02:41am
    (2.92m)
  • Low 08:47am
    (1.04m)
  • High 02:58pm
    (3.17m)
  • Low 09:11pm
    (0.94m)
  • High 03:14am
    (3.15m)
  • Low 09:21am
    (0.83m)
  • High 03:30pm
    (3.38m)
  • Low 09:43pm
    (0.74m)
  • High 03:46am
    (3.35m)
  • Low 09:54am
    (0.66m)
  • High 04:02pm
    (3.55m)
  • Low 10:15pm
    (0.59m)
  • High 04:18am
    (3.50m)
  • Low 10:27am
    (0.54m)
  • High 04:35pm
    (3.66m)
  • Low 10:48pm
    (0.50m)

*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 November sea temperatures

  • Max: 25.9°C / 78.5°F
  • Avg: 24.2°C / 75.6°F
  • Min: 22.6°C / 72.6°F
Sodwana Bay average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Sodwana Bay (-27.533333, 32.683333)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Sodwana 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 Sodwana Bay
Sodwana Bay

Sodwana Bay average sea temperature chart