Sea Temperature

Sunset Beach Sea Temperature

(Today) Jul 2020

16.2°C / 61.2°F

Current weather

18°C / 65°F
(overcast clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

26 mph

Humidity

36%


The measurements for the water temperature in Sunset Beach, Western 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 Sunset Beach water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Sunset Beach
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 16.7 16.6 16.6 14.9 14.9 14.9 14.3 14.1 14.5 14.8 16 16.7
Max °C 21.2 20.3 20.8 19.2 18.4 17.5 16.4 16.3 16.2 17.4 18.7 20
Min °F 63.8 63.3 63.6 60.5 60.2 59.9 58.5 58.3 58.7 59.7 61.8 63.3
Max °F 68.3 67 67.8 64.8 63.7 62.5 60.6 60.5 60.4 62.3 64.5 66.6

7 day tide forecast for Sunset Beach

ThuFriSatSunMonTueWed
  • High 5:50am
    (1.50m)
  • Low 11:55am
    (0.49m)
  • High 6:20pm
    (1.58m)
  • Low 12:32am
    (0.61m)
  • High 6:30am
    (1.42m)
  • Low 12:33pm
    (0.57m)
  • High 7:01pm
    (1.52m)
  • Low 1:17am
    (0.67m)
  • High 7:14am
    (1.34m)
  • Low 1:15pm
    (0.64m)
  • High 7:46pm
    (1.46m)
  • Low 2:09am
    (0.72m)
  • High 8:05am
    (1.28m)
  • Low 2:06pm
    (0.71m)
  • High 8:38pm
    (1.40m)
  • Low 3:11am
    (0.75m)
  • High 9:09am
    (1.23m)
  • Low 3:08pm
    (0.77m)
  • High 9:39pm
    (1.37m)
  • Low 4:20am
    (0.74m)
  • High 10:25am
    (1.22m)
  • Low 4:20pm
    (0.79m)
  • High 10:46pm
    (1.37m)
  • Low 5:25am
    (0.70m)
  • High 11:39am
    (1.26m)
  • Low 5:29pm
    (0.77m)
  • High 11:49pm
    (1.41m)
7 day tide times for Sunset Beach

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Cape Town, 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 July sea temperatures

  • Max: 16.4°C / 61.4°F
  • Avg: 15.3°C / 59.5°F
  • Min: 14.3°C / 57.7°F
Sunset Beach average sea temperature chart

These average ocean temperatures for Sunset Beach are calculated from several years of archived data.

Map showing location of Sunset Beach (-33.853950, 18.492310)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Sunset Beach 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 Sunset Beach

Sunset Beach average sea temperature chart