Sea Temperature

Colombo Sea Temperature

(Today) Dec 2017

28.3°C / 83°F

Current weather

(scattered clouds)
25°C / 77°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

3 mph

Humidity

88%


The measurements for the sea temperature in Colombo, Western are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly water temperatures over several years.

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Colombo
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 26.4 27.1 28.2 28.4 28.1 27.1 26 25.8 26.6 27.2 27.5 26.9
Max °C 29 29.6 30 30.8 30.4 29.3 28.4 28.5 28.9 29.9 29.9 29.2
Min °F 80.6 81.7 83.5 84.1 83.5 81.7 79.8 79.5 80.8 82 82.5 81.3
Max °F 83.2 84.2 85.3 86.5 85.8 83.9 82.2 82.2 83.1 84.7 84.9 83.6

7 day tide forecast for Colombo

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • Low 03:29am
    (0.44m)
  • High 08:04am
    (0.51m)
  • Low 03:45pm
    (0.29m)
  • High 11:05pm
    (0.58m)
  • Low 05:33am
    (0.41m)
  • High 09:58am
    (0.49m)
  • Low 05:01pm
    (0.27m)
  • High 12:04am
    (0.63m)
  • Low 06:34am
    (0.36m)
  • High 11:30am
    (0.51m)
  • Low 05:55pm
    (0.25m)
  • High 12:40am
    (0.69m)
  • Low 07:15am
    (0.31m)
  • High 12:27pm
    (0.53m)
  • Low 06:35pm
    (0.23m)
  • High 01:11am
    (0.73m)
  • Low 07:48am
    (0.27m)
  • High 01:09pm
    (0.56m)
  • Low 07:09pm
    (0.21m)
  • High 01:41am
    (0.77m)
  • Low 08:18am
    (0.24m)
  • High 01:46pm
    (0.59m)
  • Low 07:37pm
    (0.19m)
  • High 02:11am
    (0.81m)
  • Low 08:44am
    (0.21m)
  • High 02:22pm
    (0.61m)
  • Low 08:03pm
    (0.19m)

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest port (Colombo, Sri Lanka) 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 December sea temperatures

  • Max: 26.9°C / 80.3°F
  • Avg: 28°C / 82.4°F
  • Min: 29.2°C / 84.5°F
Colombo average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Colombo (6.931940, 79.847780)

Locations nearby

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Colombo 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 Colombo
CMB, Colombo, Columbo, Kolombas, Kolombo, ke lun po, kholambo, kolambo, kollombo, kolumpu, koronbo, kwlwmbw, qwlwmbw, Коломбо, קולומבו, كولومبو, कोलंबो, கொழும்பு, කොළඹ, ෙකාළඹ, โคลัมโบ, ኮሎምቦ, コロンボ, 可倫坡, 콜롬보

Colombo average sea temperature chart