Sea Temperature

Sodwana Bay Sea Temperature

(Today) Feb 2020

28.6°C / 83.4°F

Current weather

17°C / 63°F
(light rain)

Partly cloudy
Wind

6 mph

Humidity

96%


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

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  • High 5:15am
    (3.47m)
  • Low 11:26am
    (0.73m)
  • High 5:25pm
    (3.46m)
  • Low 11:37pm
    (0.62m)
  • High 5:41am
    (3.54m)
  • Low 11:52am
    (0.68m)
  • High 5:50pm
    (3.51m)
  • Low 12:03am
    (0.59m)
  • High 6:06am
    (3.55m)
  • Low 12:17pm
    (0.69m)
  • High 6:16pm
    (3.49m)
  • Low 12:28am
    (0.63m)
  • High 6:32am
    (3.51m)
  • Low 12:42pm
    (0.75m)
  • High 6:41pm
    (3.42m)
  • Low 12:53am
    (0.72m)
  • High 6:58am
    (3.41m)
  • Low 1:08pm
    (0.86m)
  • High 7:07pm
    (3.30m)
  • Low 1:18am
    (0.86m)
  • High 7:24am
    (3.27m)
  • Low 1:34pm
    (1.02m)
  • High 7:34pm
    (3.12m)
  • Low 1:44am
    (1.04m)
  • High 7:53am
    (3.08m)
  • Low 2:02pm
    (1.21m)
  • High 8:04pm
    (2.91m)
7 day tide times for Sodwana Bay

*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 February sea temperatures

  • Max: 28.3°C / 82.9°F
  • Avg: 27.4°C / 81.3°F
  • Min: 26.5°C / 79.7°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