Sea Temperature

Jaffna Sea Temperature

(Today) Feb 2018

26.7°C / 80°F

Current weather

(scattered clouds)
27°C / 81°F

Partly cloudy
Wind

20 mph

Humidity

97%


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

Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Jaffna
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 25.7 26.1 27.5 28.7 28.7 28.1 28.1 27.4 28.2 28.3 26.9 25.7
Max °C 27.9 28.9 29.8 31.6 31.3 30.7 30.6 30.1 29.8 30.4 29.9 28.8
Min °F 79.1 80.1 82.4 84.8 84.7 83.6 83.5 82.4 83.4 83.7 81.6 79.5
Max °F 81.3 82.9 84.7 87.7 87.3 86.2 86 85.1 85 85.8 84.6 82.6

Average February sea temperatures

  • Max: 26.1°C / 79°F
  • Avg: 27.5°C / 81.5°F
  • Min: 28.9°C / 84°F
Jaffna average sea temperature chart

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

Map showing location of Jaffna (9.668450, 80.007420)

Variations

Whilst sea temperatures for Jaffna 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 Jaffna
Dzhafna, JAF, Jaffna, Jaffna Town, yalppanam, Джафна, யாழ்ப்பாணம்

Jaffna average sea temperature chart