Sea Temperature

Colombo Sea Temperature

(Today) Oct 2018

27.8°C / 82°F

Current weather

29°C / 84°F
(scattered clouds)

Partly cloudy
Wind

7 mph

Humidity

74%


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

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
  • High 05:46am
    (0.56m)
  • Low 11:35am
    (0.25m)
  • High 05:48pm
    (0.41m)
  • Low 11:03pm
    (0.22m)
  • High 06:32am
    (0.50m)
  • Low 12:15pm
    (0.30m)
  • High 07:05pm
    (0.36m)
  • Low 11:26pm
    (0.29m)
  • High 08:10am
    (0.44m)
  • Low 06:00pm
    (0.30m)
  • High 11:08pm
    (0.36m)
  • Low 11:46pm
    (0.36m)
  • High 02:58am
    (0.38m)
  • Low 05:55am
    (0.36m)
  • High 10:39am
    (0.45m)
  • Low 06:31pm
    (0.25m)
  • High 12:18am
    (0.44m)
  • Low 06:40am
    (0.30m)
  • High 11:56am
    (0.49m)
  • Low 06:51pm
    (0.20m)
  • High 12:46am
    (0.52m)
  • Low 07:06am
    (0.24m)
  • High 12:40pm
    (0.54m)
  • Low 07:06pm
    (0.16m)
  • High 01:14am
    (0.59m)
  • Low 07:27am
    (0.19m)
  • High 01:16pm
    (0.58m)
  • Low 07:19pm
    (0.12m)

*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 October sea temperatures

  • Max: 29.9°C / 85.7°F
  • Avg: 28.5°C / 83.3°F
  • Min: 27.2°C / 80.9°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