Hong Kong Water Temperature

(Today) 2024

24.8°C / 76.6°F

The water will feel warm (balmy). Most people will be OK with just bathers / swimming costume at this temperature. If you intend to stay in the water for a while a thin shorty wetsuit will suffice.

Current weather

27°C / 80°F
(overcast clouds)
Partly cloudy
Wind
6 mph
Humidity
88%

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

Hong Kong average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Hong Kong
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 17.2 17.4 18 19.7 24.3 26.1 27.5 27.1 26.7 24.4 22.4 17.8
Max °C 20.5 20 21.6 25.6 28.7 30.4 30.2 29.7 29.5 28.3 25.8 23.9
Min °F 64.2 64.4 65.8 69.8 77.5 80.7 82.5 81.8 81.2 77.4 73.7 66.4
Max °F 67.5 67 69.4 75.7 81.9 85 85.2 84.4 84 81.3 77.1 72.5

The warmest water temperature is in July with an average around 83.8°F / 28.8°C. The coldest month is February with an average water temperature of 65.7°F / 18.7°C.


7 day tide forecast for Hong Kong

WedThuFriSatSunMonTue
  • Low 3:07am
    (0.88m)
  • High 9:09am
    (1.96m)
  • Low 3:56pm
    (0.51m)
  • High 10:20pm
    (1.56m)
  • Low 3:27am
    (0.95m)
  • High 9:27am
    (2.06m)
  • Low 4:33pm
    (0.43m)
  • High 11:05pm
    (1.47m)
  • Low 3:46am
    (1.03m)
  • High 9:49am
    (2.14m)
  • Low 5:12pm
    (0.39m)
  • High 11:56pm
    (1.38m)
  • Low 4:05am
    (1.09m)
  • High 10:14am
    (2.19m)
  • Low 5:54pm
    (0.38m)
  • High 1:01am
    (1.28m)
  • Low 4:22am
    (1.15m)
  • High 10:45am
    (2.21m)
  • Low 6:43pm
    (0.4m)
  • High 2:31am
    (1.22m)
  • Low 4:32am
    (1.19m)
  • High 11:22am
    (2.2m)
  • Low 7:42pm
    (0.44m)
  • High 12:11pm
    (2.16m)
  • Low 8:55pm
    (0.47m)
7 day tide times for Hong Kong

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Hong Kong, China) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.